Network bio

Vivian Paulissen

  • Vivian Paulissen

    In her role as the Knowledge Manager, Vivien is dedicated to experimenting, learning and sharing knowledge across the organisation and in collaboration with grantees and other partners. She is involved in strategy and concept development of programmes, ECF’s diversity and equality policy and the alignment of criteria and guidelines within the organisation.

    She is responsible for digital strategy and pilot projects that foster experiment and nourish ECF’s programmatic work, such as FundAction, a new European participatory grantmaking partnership with funders and activists in Europe. Vivian is a board member of the global funders alliance EDGE (Engaged Donors for Global Equity) which brings together progressive foundations in mutual advocacy and support for systemic change.