Ethiopia shares key economic transformation insights with Burkina Faso delegation

Big Win Philanthropy recently helped to organize a Burkina Faso delegation visit to Ethiopia in support of Burkina Faso’s efforts to develop a new strategy for human capital development.

African governments must seize the opportunity of the malaria vaccine, says Big Win CEO Dr. Kesete Admasu

In a recent op-ed, Big Win CEO Dr. Kesete Admasu called on African governments to prepare for the potential rollout of a revolutionary tool to battle the mosquito-borne disease.

Banking on Nutrition: $2.3 billion allocated to “nutrition-smart” projects in partnership’s first five years

Efforts under the partnership have resulted in $2.3 billion of the African Development Bank’s portfolio being allocated to projects with nutrition goals, accounting for 18% of all investments.

Big Win’s Actions on COVID-19

Learn how Big Win Philanthropy is supporting our government partners across Africa as they work to minimize the negative health, human development and economic impact of COVID-19 on their populations.

When leaders of emerging economies chart a course for their countries’ prosperity

When investment in a youthful population today builds growth and stability for tomorrow

When different sectors collaborate to deliver transformational change

That’s a Big Win.

Welcome

Welcome to Big Win Philanthropy’s website. Here you can find information about our approach, our partners, our team and how to contact us, as well as examples of our work and the context for what we do.

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Big Win Philanthropy partners with driven and committed African leaders to deliver on their transformational visions for children and young people. We seek to improve lives directly and to build demographic dividends for equitable economic growth, peace and security.

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African governments must seize the opportunity of the malaria vaccine, says Big Win CEO Dr. Kesete Admasu

In a recent op-ed published widely across African media outlets, Big Win CEO Dr. Kesete Admasu celebrated the remarkable results of a new vaccine to combat malaria. The mosquito-borne disease still kills 400,000 people each…

Ethiopia shares key economic transformation insights with Burkina Faso delegation

A high-level delegation from Burkina Faso recently visited Ethiopia to learn from its efforts to boost employment and decrease poverty, focusing on the country’s successful implementation of plans to generate job opportunities for its youth,…

Breaking out of silos to achieve nutrition and development goals: The Banking on Nutrition partnership

Members of the Banking on Nutrition partnership – the African Development Bank, Big Win Philanthropy, and the Aliko Dangote Foundation – reaffirmed their commitment to reduce child stunting and malnutrition across the African continent at…