Founded by lisbet rausing and peter baldwin, arcadia supports charities and scholarly institutions to preserve cultural heritage, protect the environment, and promote open access. Since 2002, we have awarded more than $598 million in grants to projects around the world.

Arcadia Fund 3 days ago

This weekend marks 792 yrs since Genghis Khan’s death. He was so impressed by Bukhara's 12th century Kalyan minaret that he ordered to preserve it when his soldiers destroyed the city. @uclcaal is documenting #Bukhara & other cultural sites in Central Asia uclcaal.org

test Twitter Media - This weekend marks 792 yrs since Genghis Khan’s death. He was so impressed by Bukhara's 12th century Kalyan minaret that he ordered to preserve it when his soldiers destroyed the city. @uclcaal is documenting #Bukhara & other cultural sites in Central Asia https://t.co/3dvRIUsJXb https://t.co/VJsVzCiXSm
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

UN experts urge decade of action to aid survival of indigenous languages shar.es/aXfhP7Since 2002, our Endangered Languages Documentation Programme @ELARarchive @SOAS has recorded more than 430 at-risk languages around the world.#IndigenousPeoplesDay

test Twitter Media - UN experts urge decade of action to aid survival of indigenous languages https://t.co/XTY8qTboLNSince 2002, our Endangered Languages Documentation Programme @ELARarchive @SOAS has recorded more than 430 at-risk languages around the world.#IndigenousPeoplesDay https://t.co/1Z3E6dZWCb
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

US bans timber imports from Peruvian company WCA after investigations by @Global_Witness & others exposed illegally-harvested timber in their supply chains ustr.gov/about-us/polic…More about how timber exporters are complicit in plundering Peru’s Amazon globalwitness.org/en/campaigns/f…

test Twitter Media - US bans timber imports from Peruvian company WCA after investigations by @Global_Witness & others exposed illegally-harvested timber in their supply chains
https://t.co/quE3mgQsdlMore about how timber exporters are complicit in plundering Peru’s Amazon https://t.co/TOqr7xi6Qb https://t.co/eICBzR0ScJ
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

A project with @ZJU_China & @UCLarchaeology documenting endangered temple wall paintings is helping to understand how Buddhism, Taoism & Chinese folk beliefs have influenced each other in #Shanxi, home to some of China’s richest architectural heritage arcadiafund.org.uk/university-col…

test Twitter Media - A project with @ZJU_China & @UCLarchaeology documenting endangered temple wall paintings is helping to understand how Buddhism, Taoism & Chinese folk beliefs have influenced each other in #Shanxi, home to some of China’s richest architectural heritage https://t.co/SaJ330eXHU https://t.co/0AtOfwec3a
Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

A beautiful documentary about the Tompkins’ work to rewild #Patagonia @KrisTompkins_ @TompkinsConservaljazeera.com/programmes/ear…

Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

A new research finds that low income countries have the highest percentages of #OpenAccess publication in the biomedical sciences doi.org/10.1371/journa…

test Twitter Media - A new research finds that low income countries have the highest percentages of #OpenAccess publication in the biomedical sciences https://t.co/GURTbF9VnD https://t.co/OfaIwsaWbY
Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

Congratulations to @ColumbaStewart, Executive Director of @visitHMML who has been named 2019 Jefferson Lecturer in the Humanities. His lecture ‘Cultural Heritage Present and Future’ will be live streamed 7 Oct, tickets free & open to the public #JefLec19 neh.gov/news/father-co…

test Twitter Media - Congratulations to @ColumbaStewart, Executive Director of @visitHMML who has been named 2019 Jefferson Lecturer in the Humanities. His lecture ‘Cultural Heritage Present and Future’ will be live streamed 7 Oct, tickets free & open to the public #JefLec19
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Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

Our grantee @EndangeredLands has announced its new Project Planning Grants endangeredlandscapes.org/2019/07/23/rei… The grants will help create plans for innovative projects to restore degraded landscapes and promote #biodiversity across Europe, from wetlands in Iceland to oak forests in Bulgaria

test Twitter Media - Our grantee @EndangeredLands has announced its new Project Planning Grants https://t.co/rF9LvZxnvS
The grants will help create plans for innovative projects to restore degraded landscapes and promote #biodiversity across Europe, from wetlands in Iceland to oak forests in Bulgaria https://t.co/wiktuSnkBn
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

Let there be (LED) light! Celebrating with the @IlluminatedRiv the lighting of the first four bridges: London, Cannon Street, Southwark and Millennium. Great to be part of this transformative public artwork. theguardian.com/artanddesign/2…

Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

The plan to mine the world’s research papers: nature.com/articles/d4158… A news feature on the work of our grantee @carlmalamud to liberate information locked behind paywalls 🔓

test Twitter Media - The plan to mine the world’s research papers: https://t.co/22M8JYFINF
A news feature on the work of our grantee @carlmalamud to liberate information locked behind paywalls 🔓 https://t.co/RA26xJBv90
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

All Irish scholarly publications resulting from public-funded research will be openly available by default from 2020 onwards #OpenAccess #FAIRdata #OpenResearch 🇮🇪 dbei.gov.ie/Djei/en/News-A…

test Twitter Media - All Irish scholarly publications resulting from public-funded research will be openly available by default from 2020 onwards #OpenAccess #FAIRdata #OpenResearch 🇮🇪
https://t.co/D4Rms69LRA https://t.co/iQFzZuVyQW
Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

We support @TompkinsConserv to buy & restore land in South America. To ensure its protection, they donate the land & work w/ governments to create national parks. A new donation of 11,500ha will expand the Iberá National Park, a unique marshland-grassland ecosystem in Argentina

test Twitter Media - We support @TompkinsConserv to buy & restore land in South America. To ensure its protection, they donate the land & work w/ governments to create national parks. A new donation of 11,500ha will expand the Iberá National Park, a unique marshland-grassland ecosystem in Argentina https://t.co/28WEhF61rn