It’s really encouraging when people find reasons for optimism about climate change after hearing about your work—especially if it comes from Vice President Al Gore. On 8 May, Mr. Gore spent time with the IKEA... Read more
From now until 26 May, we are joining IKEA stores around the world to celebrate the everyday climate heroes who bring light and power to their communities. Worldwide, millions of impoverished families lack access to... Read more
The IKEA Foundation is happy to award a grant to SunFunder to help 6 million people across east and west Africa and India get to access renewable energy. SunFunder provides loans for solar energy... Read more
Nineteen-year-old Nikki gives us our third reason to celebrate 10 years of the IKEA Foundation. “I can fulfill my dreams and support my family,” she says. This is thanks to DISHA, a programme supported by us and implemented by United Nations Development Programme - UNDP and the India Development Fund. DISHA gave Nikki training and guidance to help her establish her own tailoring and beauty business.
Globally, we work with more than 20 partners to increase women’s access to dignified work, education, skills training and healthcare. #HejWhatIF #India #Womenempowerment #women #Business #Education ... See MoreSee Less
From 1 April to 26 May, we are joining IKEA stores around the world to celebrate the everyday climate heroes who bring light and power to their communities. Communities need energy to power their businesses, schools and hospitals. Parents need it for earning an income, and for cooking and refrigerating food. And, as daylight... Read more
The IKEA Foundation is establishing a EUR 33 million (350 million SEK) endowment in the memory of its founder Ingvar Kamprad to secure the development of the next generation of industrial-design professionals at the Ingvar Kamprad Design Centre at Lund University. Read more