Our Press Relaese
How business and philanthropy can take a lead in responding to humanitarian and refugee crises
August 19, 2016
On World Humanitarian Day (19 August), the IKEA Foundation is calling on businesses and foundations to step up.
What Design Can Do Refugee Challenge receives over 600 entries from 69 countries
June 14, 2016
Which idea will win the Refugee Challenge? Public and experts vote for shortlist.
IKEA Foundation and Oxfam EUR 7.3m partnership to improve disaster response
May 20, 2016
Innovative new programme will boost local communities’ ability to respond to emergencies
How businesses and consumers are taking action to address climate change on Earth Day
April 22, 2016
Global partnership to seize the opportunities of the Paris climate agreement and bring clean energy and prosperity to all.
IKEA Foundation announces new grant to Water.org on World Water Day
March 22, 2016
IKEA Foundation today, World Water Day, announced a new grant to Water.org to expand efforts to provide safe water and sanitation to one million people in India and Indonesia.
IKEA Foundation gives grants worth €9.4 million to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Save the Children to help children and families caught up in Syria conflict
March 15, 2016
As the conflict in Syria enters its fifth year, the IKEA Foundation has donated €9.4 million to help children and their families, both within Syria and in neighbouring countries.
What Design Can Do, UNHCR and IKEA Foundation launch global design challenge focusing on refugees
February 19, 2016
IKEA Foundation, UNHCR and What Design Can Do are today launching a design challenge that focuses on the integration of refugees in urban areas.
IKEA Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign raises 30.8 million euros for renewable energy sources for refugee families
January 18, 2016
IKEA’s global campaign has raised 30.8 million euros for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to provide light and renewable energy sources for refugee families.
Over 12 million children have better educational opportunities through IKEA Foundation, Save the Children and UNICEF partnership
January 15, 2016
More than 12 million children in over 46 countries have better schools, teachers and learning materials, thanks to a 13-year partnership...
IKEA Foundation opens training hub for humanitarian aid workers (Eco-business, November 2016)
November 23, 2015
As the world marks two years since Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, the world’s first Centre for Humanitarian Leadership...