June 6, 2018
No matter what threatens children’s safety—from violence to natural disasters—Save the Children steps in to protect children and help them continue their educations. The IKEA Foundation has recently given Save the Children four emergency grants, totalling €530,000, to help children and families survive life-threatening situations and begin to look toward the future again. Read more
May 28, 2018
During emergencies, children need protection and support from well-trained humanitarian workers. To help this happen, the IKEA Foundation supports Save the Children’s work to give humanitarian professionals the tools they need to protect children when... Read more
May 23, 2018
Tomorrow is an exciting day for the winners of last year’s Climate Action Challenge! After months of designing inspirational and practical ways to fight climate change and help people cope with its effects, the winning... Read more
May 2, 2018
When disasters and conflicts turn children’s lives upside down, our partners need quick access to cash to provide lifesaving help. That’s why the IKEA Foundation supports Save the Children with emergency funding, so they can... Read more
April 24, 2017
We recently had three IWitness trips coinciding with each other, IKEA Germany to Kosovo, IKEA US to Vietnam and IKEA Portugal to China. Elisa Domichowski describes her experience: “Entering the classroom we felt the vibrant energy of the children. They were curious and open-minded towards their visitors and motivated and active in their lesson. We... Go to blog

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Play is fundamental to children’s wellbeing. When children can play, they learn new skills, become more social and are better able to cope with stress. Sadly, many children around the world lack safe spaces to play. That’s why our new in-store campaign has children’s right to play and develop at its heart. Read more
June 5, 2018
Last month our CEO, Per Heggenes, addressed a group of policy makers and activists from the renewable access sector at the SE4All Summit. Per shared some ... View more films
WASHINGTON (May 23, 2018)— World Resources Institute (WRI) announced a $2.3 million grant from the IKEA Foundation to bring clean electricity to a combined 1 million people in India and East Africa. The funding will help integrate affordable, reliable and clean electricity for all – an inaccessibility for more than 1.1 billion people worldwide. Many... Read more

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