Be the change you want
to see in the world.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged.
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HIGHLIGHTS FROM OUR ANNUAL REPORT 2016
During the 2016 calendar year, Oak Foundation made 354 programme grants for a
total of USD
Why work with men and boys?
Oak Foundation’s Child Abuse Programme recognises men and boys as strong allies to address all forms of violence against children. By engaging men more deliberately and consciously will help create non-violent and safe environments for children.
In 2016, a special Initiative grant of USD 20 million was made to help communities most impacted by climate change.
Plastic in the
The world's oceans are choking. We gathered more than 40 non-governmental organisations together to agree on a shared global vision and strategy to reduce the plastic pollution in the oceans.
Migration and homelessness in the United Kingdom
If the problem of homelessness is to be addressed, the overarching arguments for and against migration must be set aside and the specific needs of homeless migrants must be carefully looked at.
Capacity development is all about people and their ability to capitalise on their skills and environment.
"The participatory approach helps ensure ownership of problems and their solutions. Change is then transformative from withing and not just on the surface for the donor's benefit."
- Adriana Craciun, Senior Advisor
Organisation Development and Capacity building
Since 2007, elephant populations in continental Africa have declined by 1/3 which makes more than 100,000 elephants.
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Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged. With offices in Europe, Africa, India and North America, we make grants to organisations in approximately 40 countries worldwide.
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