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 $663 million in grants to projects around the world.

Arcadia Fund 5 days ago

The Endangered Languages Documentation Programme @ELARarchive & our Endangered Material Knowledge Programme @EMKP_BM have announced a joint call for grant applications that combine language & material knowledge documentation. Closes 15 Jan 2020. emkp.org/emkp-and-eldp-…

test Twitter Media - The Endangered Languages Documentation Programme @ELARarchive & our Endangered Material Knowledge Programme @EMKP_BM have announced a joint call for grant applications that combine language & material knowledge documentation. Closes 15 Jan 2020.
https://t.co/N0owAjEukY https://t.co/0kqfSAvMIg
Arcadia Fund 1 week ago
Arcadia Fund 1 week ago

Social media was instrumental in the 2009 Iranian protests. 10 years on, content preserved by the International Digital Ephemera Project helps us understand the Green Movement, but preserving born-digital ephemera remains a challenge #WDPD2019 idep.library.ucla.edu/green-movement/

test Twitter Media - Social media was instrumental in the 2009 Iranian protests. 10 years on, content preserved by the International Digital Ephemera Project helps us understand the Green Movement, but preserving born-digital ephemera remains a challenge #WDPD2019
https://t.co/RwpVC1eLnt https://t.co/OknHIBOUMm
Arcadia Fund 1 week ago

Today we signed the #FunderCommitment. The scale of the crisis we face & scale of solutions needed, leave no time & no room for 'business as usual'. We must all play part in addressing the causes of climate breakdown & supporting adaptation to its effects fundercommitmentclimatechange.org

test Twitter Media - Today we signed the #FunderCommitment. The scale of the crisis we face & scale of solutions needed, leave no time & no room for 'business as usual'. We must all play part in addressing the causes of climate breakdown & supporting adaptation to its effects https://t.co/x8wa76XXqo https://t.co/E4bVCOUjqb
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

Wonderful news: the UK government extends the Cultural Protection Fund with additional £10m. Our grantees @EAMENA123 and @palmuseum are among the many supported by the Fund to safeguard at-risk cultural heritage across the Middle East & North Africa gov.uk/government/new…

test Twitter Media - Wonderful news: the UK government extends the Cultural Protection Fund with additional £10m. Our grantees @EAMENA123 and @palmuseum are among the many supported by the Fund to safeguard at-risk cultural heritage across the Middle East & North Africa https://t.co/CiKMuIdwjc https://t.co/ef0jpuoCdo
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

The Karuk People of Northern California traditionally used low-intensity fire to maintain biodiversity & reduce the build-up of fuels that cause destructive fires. They propose reverting to indigenous burning practices to ease the frequency of severe fires theconversation.com/what-western-s…

test Twitter Media - The Karuk People of Northern California traditionally used low-intensity fire to maintain biodiversity & reduce the build-up of fuels that cause destructive fires. They propose reverting to indigenous burning practices to ease the frequency of severe fires https://t.co/Kuo1ThvUdg https://t.co/Zs9NUGCWFb
Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

Projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean can now apply for a First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat grant from @princeclausfund and @Whitingfdn. The programme safeguards documentary heritage at risk from conflict and disaster princeclausfund.org/open-call-firs…

test Twitter Media - Projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean can now apply for a First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat grant from @princeclausfund and @Whitingfdn. The programme safeguards documentary heritage at risk from conflict and disaster https://t.co/nsUZjoaPm8 https://t.co/NdtmrXUqPl
Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

The Endangered Archives Programme @bl_eap are currently accepting grant applications to digitize at-risk collections around the world, deadline 11 November. Find out more about EAP and the fantastic work of 2019’s grantees here: arcadiafund.org.uk/endangered-arc…

test Twitter Media - The Endangered Archives Programme @bl_eap are currently accepting grant applications to digitize at-risk collections around the world, deadline 11 November. Find out more about EAP and the fantastic work of 2019’s grantees here: https://t.co/URT3L7jmf3 https://t.co/0YqrLqNZCd
Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

Celebrating International Open Access Week #OAWeek19 with all our grantees and partners who work to make #openaccess a new norm in scholarship and research. Get involved and join one the hundreds of events: openaccessweek.org/events

test Twitter Media - Celebrating International Open Access Week #OAWeek19  with all our grantees and partners who work to make #openaccess a new norm in scholarship and research. Get involved and join one the hundreds of events: https://t.co/NmBs9m6pCt https://t.co/SQPzsqzi5x
Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

A fascinating evening @britishlibrary last night with @ColumbaStewart @visitHMML and @sam_vanschaik @bl_eap speaking on the digitalization of the world's most endangered manuscripts and archives

test Twitter Media - A fascinating evening @britishlibrary last night with @ColumbaStewart @visitHMML and @sam_vanschaik @bl_eap speaking on the digitalization of the world's most endangered manuscripts and archives https://t.co/0eRTFWd7DW
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

Tomorrow @britishmuseum: @EMKP_BM grantee Babatunde Babalola @AbidemiBabalol5 explores the history of indigenous glass making in West Africa & the role of glass beads as insignia of power, authority & affluence #BlackHistoryMonth Free, booking essential britishmuseum.org/whats_on/event…

test Twitter Media - Tomorrow @britishmuseum: @EMKP_BM grantee Babatunde Babalola @AbidemiBabalol5 explores the history of indigenous glass making in West Africa & the role of glass beads as insignia of power, authority & affluence #BlackHistoryMonth
Free, booking essential https://t.co/yE2916JF44 https://t.co/dwgChkEwPa
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

Great news from our grantee @ClientEarth!This key milestone in the protection of endangered Finnish #wolves also sets a precedent for other vital species such as bears, lynx, bats and snails🐌 twitter.com/ClientEarth/st…