IVAR is the long-term evaluator and learning partner for global leadership programme
The Atlantic Philanthropies
The Atlantic Institute is the hub for the Atlantic Fellows program, a global initiative to empower and connect dynamic individuals committed to working together across disciplines and borders to advance fairer, healthier, more inclusive societies. The program supports growing communities of emerging leaders tackling critical 21st Century challenges related to race, health and economic equity. It was launched in 2016 and is funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies, a limited life foundation. IVAR is the evaluator and learning partner for the Atlantic Institute, supporting its role to amplify the impact of the network of Atlantic Fellows programms, and to help promote lifelong community amongst its Fellows.
Atlantic Fellows Programs
Through the global, interconnected programs, Fellows collaborate across disciplines and borders to understand and address the root causes of pressing problems:
Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity
Atlantic Fellows for Equity in Brain Health
Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity
Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity in South Africa
Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity in Southeast Asia
Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity
Meet the first full cohort
Introducing the first Atlantic Fellows: activists, academics, artists, journalists, health professionals and policymakers collaborating across the globe to build a healthier, fairer world. The first 267 Fellows are now participating in seven programs operating across five continents.
“The Atlantic Fellows are energetic, diverse, international leaders who are acting on the world’s urgent needs and collaborating to build healthy and equitable societies. The Fellows’ work, individually and as a community, represents our highest aspirations for what our founder Chuck Feeney and The Atlantic Philanthropies set out to achieve over 35 years ago,” said Christopher G. Oechsli, president and CEO of The Atlantic Philanthropies.
Read more about the Fellows here.
Support for a New Generation of Leaders
The Atlantic Institute amplifies the impact of the network of Atlantic Fellows programs, and helps promote lifelong community among its Fellows.
The Narrative Initiative is a training and networking resource for Atlantic Fellows, social change leaders and organizations. The Initiative will develop Fellows’ understanding and capacity to use culture, language and stories that move hearts and minds.
Visit the Atlantic Fellows website to learn more.
Back to Live Projects
Learn more about IVAR