News

28 May 2020

The Upside series n. 3: The frontliners

Though it’s difficult to project what trajectory the outbreak is likely to follow the effective deployment of community health workers could really be a game changer, backed up by Africa’s invaluable know-how from fighting past epidemics.

25 May 2020

The Upside series n. 2: Repurposing

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 panedmic, VisionSpring has redeployed its people power and repurposed its procurement and supply capacity to help prevent the spread of the virus.

25 May 2020

The Upside series n. 1: Focus’ shift

The Upside series we’re launching aims to keep you informed about how the partner organisations we trust and fund are responding to the COVID-19 crisis. A disaster changes the world and our view of it. The Upside will highlight this shift.

21 Apr 2020

Reinventing education in Africa

Innovative learning models continue to be developed and deployed, and not just in places replete with resources. We partnered with Le Monde Afrique to look at the schools of tomorrow in Africa. Some of them are our partners.

23 Mar 2020

We matched Kiva loans to women!

This International Women’s Day, Cartier Philanthropy was thrilled to team up with Kiva, joining the global celebration of women, and helping match all the loans made on March 8th and 9th to women borrowers via Kiva.org.

22 Mar 2020

Debbie Aung’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Debbie Aung Din, co-founder of our partner organisation Proximity Designs, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

16 Mar 2020

Molly Melching’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Molly Melching, founder of our partner organisation Tostan, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

12 Mar 2020

Health care in Cox’s Bazar

Last November Cartier Philanthropy visited BRAC’s health interventions in the world’s largest refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. “The worst seems to be over” told us doctor Shariful.

09 Mar 2020

Safeena Husain’s vision of equality

On the occasion of International Women’s day 2020, we asked Safeena Husain, founder and CEO of our partner organisation Educate Girls, to share her vision of gender equality and women’s empowerment. Read her exclusive interview.

09 Dec 2019

A new approach to marine conservation

In his new TED talk visionary marine biologist Alasdair Harris offers a surprising solution to the problem of overfishing and reflects on the lives of people whose survival depends on fishing.