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Funding Annoucement | Kofi Annan Foundation receives grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York

The Kofi Annan Foundation is delighted to have secured a general support grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.

Kofi Annan Foundation Executive Director, Corinne Momal-Vanian said; “Carnegie Corporation has been investing in the knowledge that inspires informed action in democracy and international peace since 1911. We are honoured to have been recognised for carrying this work forward. The Kofi Annan Foundation will continue to invest in addressing policy, governance and practical challenges at the global level and with national and community level engagements. We hope that the Carnegie Corporation model of trusting investments in partner organisations will continue to serve as a model of excellence.”

Learn more about the work that this grant will help support:

About Carnegie Corporation of New York

Carnegie Corporation of New York is one of America’s oldest grantmaking foundations. Established in 1911 by Andrew Carnegie to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding. In keeping with this mandate, the Corporation’s work focuses on the issues that Andrew Carnegie considered of paramount importance: international peace, the advancement of education and knowledge, and the strength of our democracy.

About the Kofi Annan Foundation 

The Kofi Annan Foundation is an independent not-for-profit organization established in Switzerland in 2007 by the late former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Our Board comprises prominent personalities from the public and private sectors, and we have a small team based in Geneva, Switzerland. The Kofi Annan Foundation works to help build peaceful, democratic and resilient societies.