Our Work


The International Funders for Indigenous Peoples has committed substantial resources over the years to analyze data about the nature of philanthropic support for Indigenous communities around the world. IFIP produces original research that is building a knowledge base of Indigenous philanthropy.



2014 IFIP World Summit on Indigenous Philanthropy Report  provides learnings from grantmakers and Indigenous Peoples who participated in the 2014 summit.





The Indigenous Peoples Funding and Resource Guide provides resources for groups seeking funding for Indigenous projects and is available in English and Spanish. Download your guide here.




The Grantmaker’sGuide : Strengthening International Indigenous Philanthropy. A pioneering report that supports grantmakers in their philanthropy through examples from experienced grantmakers. Download your guide here.


The Sharing Circle: IFIP’s bi-annual report on projects and collaborations.

The Sharing Network: IFIP’s e-newsletter with listings of current events and opportunities to make connections.



United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) Funders Toolkit: The toolkit demonstrate ways funders can engage respectfully and positively with Indigenous Peoples within the context of the UNDRIP. UNDRIP sets out the individual and collective rights of Indigenous Peoples. Download the tool here