Resourcing
The Missing Middle

We believe SMEs are the primary engine of job and wealth creation and are critical to sustained poverty alleviation in developing countries.

M-Kopa has connected over 200,000 homes in East Africa to affordable clean energy.

Photo credit: M-Kopa/Georgina Goodwin © 2014

Resourcing
The Missing Middle

We provide a combination of patient, risk tolerant capital and technical / managerial assistance to help innovative, high potential businesses scale.

Mmoneng, first grantee of Karowe Emerging Entrepreneurs Fund, operates a brick making business in Letlhakane, Botswana

Resourcing
The Missing Middle

We form long-term partnerships with carefully selected organizations.

AMI provides management training via on-line platform and in-person Learning Labs.

    About Us


    The Lundin Foundation is a philanthropic organization founded originally by the Lundin Family. The Foundation is currently supported by a number of publicly traded natural resource companies committed to the highest standards of corporate social responsibility. The Foundation provides risk capital, technical assistance, and strategic grants to outstanding social enterprises and organizations across the globe, with a view to contributing to sustained improvements in social and economic development.

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    Recent Highlights

    Our Impact
    Groundbreaking Ceremony at Lodwar Youth Polytechnic, Kenya
    April, 17, 2015 - Lundin Foundation, in partnership with the Turkana County Government, Africa Oil and Tullow Oil, is developing a technical and vocational training centre in Lodwar, Turkana in support of skills building for Kenya's emerging oil and gas sector.
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