Awarded Grants

Our grantmaking is central to the way we work and how we achieve results that contribute to our mission. Occasionally, we make specific donations that are important but not directly related to our mission, for example in the COVID-19 context. You can search for both grants and donations below. Most grants run for several years and we have shown their total value. We decide on annual instalments based on regular reviews.


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Climate Action

InfluenceMap provides governments, investors and campaigners with clear and accurate information on where companies stand on climate policy and action. The IKEA Foundation is partnering with InfluenceMap to support and guide willing companies—and increase the pressure on reluctant companies—to take meaningful climate action.

Date granted Feb 2020
Value 0.95M EUR
2020 payment 0.31M EUR
Total amount paid 0.31M EUR
Geographic area Europe, Japan + 3 more
  • United Kingdom,
  • United States,
  • Australia
Partner InfluenceMap CIC
Climate Action

The IKEA Foundation is supporting ShareAction to advocate for higher global standards in the finance sector, to limit global warming and to protect our planet and its people. 

Date granted Sep 2020
Value 1.53M EUR
2020 payment 0.53M EUR
Total amount paid 0.53M EUR
Geographic area Europe, United Kingdom Partner Fairshare Educational Foundation
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Climate Action

Instituto Clima e Sociedade (iCS) is Brazil’s leading climate action platform that works to reduce CO2 emissions and move the country towards a low-carbon economy. The IKEA Foundation is funding iCS because we’re committed to taking bold climate action and protecting vital natural resources, such as the Amazon rainforest, for the many people.

Date granted Jul 2019
Value 2.66M EUR
2020 payment 1.10M EUR
Total amount paid 1.64M EUR
Geographic area Brazil Partner Instituto Clima e Sociedade


Nov 2020 - Oct 2022
Climate Action

The World Green Building Council’s aim is to reduce emissions from building materials and during the construction and renovation of buildings in Europe. In this way, they tackle whole life carbon emissions in Europe’s built environment and deliver on the Green Deal.

Date granted Dec 2020
Value 1.63M EUR
2020 payment 1.22M EUR
Total amount paid 1.22M EUR
Geographic area Europe, France + 9 more
  • Germany,
  • Netherlands,
  • Finland,
  • Ireland,
  • United Kingdom,
  • Italy,
  • Spain,
  • Poland,
  • Croatia
Partner World Green Building Council