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We give 15,000 Euros for the Woman* Life Freedom Collective

We support the Woman* Life Freedom Collective, which supports the democratic protest movement in Iran from Germany. More info


Foundation in Transition

Strategy Workshop 2 - 4 June in Berlin

Inspiring debates about the future of Bewegungsstiftung at our strategy meeting from June 2-4 in Berlin.

Bei der jährlichen Strategiewerkstatt der Bewegungsstiftung kamen Stifter*innen und Vertreter*innen von geförderten Projekten in Berlin zusammen und debattierten über die Zukunft der Stiftung. Einen kleinen Bericht dazu gibt es hier.

Stiftung in Bewegung

Strategiewerkstatt in Berlin vom 2.-6. Juni

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We are looking for two managing directors (m/d/w) to join our organisation as soon as possible. Application deadline is September 15. You can find more information here.


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While many people struggle to put food on the table and pay bills, the global fleet of private jets has doubled in the last two decades. Support Stay Grounded's calls to end excessive flying and tax frequent flyers.


Bildungsprotesttag 23.09.23

Schule muss anders

Es ist höchste Zeit, die Weichen hin zu einem gerechten und inklusiven Bildungssystem zu stellen, das auf die Zukunft vorbereitet! "Schule muss anders" ruft zum bundesweiten Protesttag am 23.9. auf. Haltet euch hier auf dem Laufenden.

Armut macht krank


In dem aktuellen "Was tun" Podcast geht darum, warum wir unser Gesundheitssystem nicht dem Markt überlassen dürfen. Mit dabei: Jonas vom Polikliniken-Syndikat.

New podcast episode

In our new podcast episode our movement worker Christopher Laumanns reports on what's next for the climate justice movement after the protests in Lützerath.



We have a new movement worker. Ibrahim Izzeldeen is committed to social justice and democracy, in Germany and in his country of origin Sudan. More info about his work.



Media reports

In search of justice: Deutschlandfunk radio visited initiatives and people in Hamburg who are committed to fighting social inequality. Our founder Ive Hauswald also has his say. More info



How we invest our money

Foundation assets as political leverage

Bewegungsstiftung supports social change not only with its funding, but also with its assets. To this end, it invests its foundation capital of around 8 million euros according to strict ethical-sustainable criteria - for example in housing projects, agricultural cooperatives and wind energy plants. More info


Our pool of advisors

Knowledge transfer in social movements

You are active in social movements and your group needs external advice or support, for example in facilitation, fundraising or public relations? You can use this database to find the right advisors for your topic. In addition, we fund consulting costs up to a maximum of 3,000 euros upon application.