This year’s Funders’ Forum for Sustainable Cities (FFSC) annual gathering was hosted by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation in Flint and Detroit, Michigan from 18-20 September, with the theme being on industrial cities and their adjustment to the New Economy.
The EFC European Environmental Funders Group has launched the data gathering for the 4th edition of its mapping of environmental funding by European foundations. This multi-year mapping is the most comprehensive study to date on the support for environmental initiatives provided by European foundations.
The World Urban Forum took place this year from 7-13 February in Kuala Lumpur. Convening actors from all sectors and from all over the globe, the EFC’s FFSC was in attendance and involved in a number of sessions and meetings.