IKEA International News International News en IKEA Foundation contributes US$31.5 million to UNICEF to help advance children's rights http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/2014_children_rights To mark the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, IKEA Foundation is boosting its commitment to children with six new grants to UNICEF, amounting to US$31.5 million (€24.9 million). 2014-11-18 06:00 IKEA Foundation gives €5 million emergency grant to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to help fight Ebola http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/2014_fightebola The IKEA Foundation has given €5 million, its largest single emergency donation ever—to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to fight the worst Ebola virus outbreak in history. 2014-09-29 11:00 The IKEA Foundation donates matresses and blankets to Syrian refugees in Iraq http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/syria_donation SULYMANIAH, Iraq. 2014-08-05 08:00 IKEA Foundation and Save the Children plans to reach an additional 790,000 children at-risk of child labour in India’s cotton communities. http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/2014_stc_india_cotton Today The IKEA Foundation, Save the Children and its partners Breakthrough and Pratham, have unveiled a Є7million program to protect 790,000 children living in cotton communities in India. 2014-06-12 11:00 IKEA FOUNDATION 2013 DONATIONS TOTAL $153 MILLION http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/2014_foundation_review The retailer increases annual donations by 21% 2014-03-11 08:00 IKEA Shines a Light for Families in Refugee Camps http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/brighter_lives Fundraising campaign supports work of UN refugee agency UNHCR 2014-01-29 01:00 IKEA Group Launches “Tack!” http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/tack A New Employee Loyalty Program 2013-12-19 08:00 Peter Agnefjäll the new President and CEO of the IKEA Group http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/group_update PRESS INFORMATION 2013-09-01 05:00 IKEA GreenTech venture capital invests in innovative waterless textile dyeing system http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/waterless_dye IKEA GreenTech, an IKEA Group venture capital company, announced today that it has invested in DyeCoo Textile Systems, a Dutch company that has developed the first commercially available waterless dyeing technology. 2013-04-08 08:00 IKEA Foundation donations increase 26% to $110 Million reaching children in 28 countries http://www.ikea.com/ca/en/about_ikea/newsitem/2013_foundation_ref In 2012, the IKEA Foundation gave $110 million (€82/£71m million*) in grants and donations to help children and families living in poverty in 28 developing countries. 2013-03-18 08:00