Global philanthropy

Support for philanthropists wishing to get involved with projects of public interest across various continents.

Philanthropists who wish to act on several continents will find in the King Baudouin Foundation a valuable partner putting its expertise and philanthropic infrastructure at their disposal.

Myriad, the alliance between the King Baudouin Foundation, is affiliates in North America and Give2Asia represents an important asset. Through such cooperation, cross-border giving is facilitated across five continents and through various international philanthropic structures, notably:

Philanthropists and donors alike benefit from more geographical options, an extensive network of not-for-profit organisations to support, and quality philanthropic services and advice.

Our activities

  • we support individuals, organisations and businesses that wish to support projects of public interest on several continents
  • and we support organisations of civil society that wish to fundraise across several continents.

Global philanthropy is part of the programme International

More info on our Philanthropic tools.

Calls for projects

Elisabeth & Amélie Fund - access to water - 2022

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to water.

Selection announced

Call Scholarships 2021 Elisabeth & Amelie Fund

Grants to enable foreign masters’ students to do an internship in sustainable water management in a developing country. Grants awarded by the Elisabeth & Amélie Fund.

Selection announced

Access to Water 2021 Elisabeth and Amelie Fund

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to drinking water.

Selection announced


Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen Internationaal

Hygiënepromotie en waterpunten voor dorpen, zorgcentra en scholen in Rwanda / Promotion de l'hygiène et points d'eau pour les villages, centres de santé et écoles au Rwanda

Red Cross (Flanders, FW-B and Rwanda) initiative committed to providing water for 3,011 families (women and children) and hygiene sensitization (WASH) for 17,235 people.

Pro-action développement Gembloux

Sanitaire dekking van zorgcentra (CDS Murire, Buramata, Gihungwe) in Gihanga, Burundi / Couverture sanitaire des centres de santé (CDS) de Gihanga : Murire, Buramata, Gihungwe (Burundi)

Improve hygiene/sanitation facilities, equipment, storage maintenance, access to water, washing facilities, and health centers' staff awareness.

Stichting Hubi en Vinciane

Drinkwaterputten/sanitaire installaties in 4 gezondheidscentra in N'Dali en Tchaourou, Benin / Puits d'eau potable et installations sanitaires dans 4 centres de santé à N'Dali et Tchaourou, Bénin

Upgrade water/hygiene infrastructure in care centers to improve treatment/development opportunities of severely malnourished children (-5 years) from 64 villages.

Funds and philanthropic tools

Friends of the Fondation Club Méditerranée (Charity Account)

Financial support for projects of general interest around the world.

UCB Innovation for Health Equity Fund

Support for initiatives raising awareness about epilepsy, increasing the diagnosis capacity and improving the acceptance of persons living with the disease.

Stanley/Stella (Corporate Fund)

Improve the Stanley/Stella textile production chain to make it more respectful of people and the planet.