February 15, 2019
The IKEA Foundation and Going To School are partnering to help young people in Bihar learn the skills they need to find a job. Read more
February 13, 2019
IKEA Foundation awards Practical Action a €6.4 million grant to help smallholder farmers in Kenya The IKEA Foundation is happy to award Practical Action a grant of €6.4 million. It will be used to help... Read more
January 16, 2019
Root Capital and the IKEA Foundation are announcing a new partnership, worth €4.8 million, to help 260,000 smallholder farmers in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda increase their income and adapt to climate change. The grant builds... Read more
December 3, 2018
Today, as world leaders gather in Katowice, Poland for the UN climate summit (COP24), the IKEA Foundation is forging new partnerships to fight climate change. The summit gets underway in the wake of one of... Read more
April 24, 2017
Recently IKEA Hong Kong and IKEA Japan visited programmes in Thailand, with two of our partners Special Olympics and Humanity and Inclusion. They got the unique opportunity to see how these partners use inclusive play to help children develop and grow new skills and abilities. Go to blog

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When IKEA India co-workers arrived at the Going to School programme in Bihar, India, young “Scrappy” reporters ran to welcome them. From their newsroom, built from scrap materials, they had many questions: “What do you think about child marriage? Or bad air? Or plastic? Or chemical farming?”

These young people are learning how to look at the world with open but critical minds and use creativity to solve problems.

Find out more: blog.ikeafoundation.org/innovate-act-inspirebefore-the-earth-expires/

Photo Credit: Abhay Chaudhary
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When IKEA India co-workers arrived at the Going to School programme in Bihar, India, young “Scrappy” reporters ran to welcome them. From their newsroom, built from scrap materials, they had many questions: “What do you think about child marriage? Or bad air? Or plastic? Or chemical farming?”  These young people are learning how to look at the world with open but critical minds and use creativity to solve problems.  Find out more: https://blog.ikeafoundation.org/innovate-act-inspirebefore-the-earth-expires/  Photo Credit: Abhay Chaudhary
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Play is fundamental to children’s wellbeing. That’s why our in-store campaign has children’s right to play at its heart. When children can play, they learn new skills, become more social and are better able to cope with stress. Play is so important that the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child recognises it as... Read more
November 22, 2018
Subah lives with her parents in Pakistan and is part of Special Olympics' Young Athletes programme, funded through the Let's Play for Change campaign. View more films
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