Bloomberg Philanthro

Bloomberg Philanthro


Bloomberg Philanthropies works primarily to advance five areas globally: the Arts, Education, the Environment, Government Innovation and Public Health.

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Join us on June 16 at 1 p.m. GMT as we host an info session about our #AsphaltArt  Initiative grant program, which supports visual art on roadways, pedestrian spaces, and public infrastructure in cities. Register here:

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We’ll be awarding up to 20 European cities #AsphaltArt  grants for arts-driven street redesigns that improve safety, revitalize public spaces, and engage local communities. Apply by July 11th.

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Protecting our environment is one of the most cost-effective ways to support the livelihoods of communities threatened by climate change. Today’s $1B commitment by the #ProtectingOurPlanetChallenge  will help bring critical protections to our ocean.

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Congratulations to Maya Lin — artist, architect, and member of our board — on being commissioned to create the anchoring art installation for the Ann Dunham Water Garden at the Obama Presidential Center. We look forward to seeing her vision come to life:

On Sept. 21st, the inaugural @UN  Climate Action: Race to Zero and Resilience Forum will convene climate leaders @MarkJCarney , @hlcchampions ' @UNenvoyMMen @KGeorgievav @AlokSharma_RDGyMM , , , and more as we turbocharge climate progress a #COP27ead  of :

The race against time to save our planet has never been more dire. Costa RicaCR , @Restor_eco , and the Pole Pole Foundation are @EarthshotPrize  winners and finalists making strides to protect and restore nature. #EarthshotInnovationSummit 

There’s no excuse for single-use items. See how The @EarthshotPrize  winners and finalists @FoodPolicyMi , @Sanergy , and @wotacorp  are rethinking waste’s potential. #EarthshotInnovationSummit 

We must build a carbon-neutral economy that ensures every culture, community, & country can thrive. At the #EarthshotInnovationSummit , Cate Blanchett called attention to @Enapter , @MESOL_share , & @reeddi  – @EarthshotPrize  winners & finalists who are halting carbon emissions.

Warmer temperatures, pollution, and harmful overfishing are putting the health of our ocean at risk. @EarthshotPrize  winners and finalists @CoralVitaReefs  , @NG_PristineSeas , and @LivingSeawalls  are working to protect our ocean for future generations. #EarthshotInnovationSummit 

Global economic uncertainty continues to challenge communities around the world. @Macquarie  CEO Shemara Wikramanayake, @KGeorgieva , & @TimmermansEU  explored how we can mobilize capital to foster resilience at the #ClimateActionForum .

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Bloomberg Philanthropies is awarding $5,000,000 for cities to bring their ideas to life. RSVP to take the challenge.

. co-chairs and showed the world at that American cities, states and business #COP23s  are working together to achieve our Paris climate goals:

Our work with the European Climate Foundation will support ongoing efforts to move in Europe and achieve a safer climate.

Hosted by , the 2018 Bloomberg Global Business Forum will convene global leaders who are best positioned to expand trade, drive economic growth and tackle our most pressing common challenges.

Today we’re announcing the Vivien Thomas Scholars Initiative, a $150 million effort to create pathways for diverse students to receive PhDs in STEM fields at @JohnsHopkins . Learn how we’re addressing underrepresentation of HBCU & MSI grads in STEM fields:

At #BloombergGBF , Prime Minister@jacindaardern , discusses the importance of climate action, “time is running out in the court of public opinion because time is running out for us to address climate change.”

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