Promoting Social Inclusion of Migrants

On January 20th, 2020, the Tocqueville Foundation in collaboration with the Abdul Latif JameelPoverty Action Lab (J-PAL) and Community Jameel, organized a forum on strategies for promotingsocial inclusion of migrants, with a particular focus in Europe. The event featured the work of J-PAL’sEuropean Social Inclusion Initiative, and explored how philanthropy can harness the power ofrigorous […]

Speech by Dr. Douglas Jackson

Prince’s Prize, January 20th, 2020 I’m reminded today of the words, “Where you live should not determine whether you live.” I didn’t say that. It was the rock star, Bono who I think is your sometimes neighbor here in Monaco. He wrote that. And when he wrote it, it was true. It’s never been more […]

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Prince’s Roundtable on Philanthropy

On January 20th , 2020, the Tocqueville Foundation, in collaboration with the Prince Albert II ofMonaco Foundation, are holding the 10th Roundtable on Philanthropy at the Yacht Club of Monaco,to discuss on the relevance of the Sustainable Development Goals in philanthropic activities today.Exceptionally, this forum will be extended in the afternoon by a roundtable on […]

Conversations Tocqueville 2019 – “The Future of Nations”

You can find the program in French here, and in English here. June 28-29, 2019 Given the enthusiastic support expressed after the first event for a continuation of the Conversations, and in light of the growing ideological and geopolitical crisis unravelling worldwide, we decided to continue this transatlantic adventure, and held the second edition of […]

Conversations 2019

The Tocqueville Conversations on “The Future of Nations” were held on June 28 and 29, under the aegis of Alexis de Tocqueville at Tocqueville Château. This event was a great success with 200 guests from many countries of the world, gathered in this “little corner of isolated land, lost in the hedges and meadows of […]

Normandie pour la Paix

On June 4, 2019, the 2nd edition of the Normandy Peace Forum gathered 5000 participants around the theme “Peace-makers”. The Tocqueville Foundation was invited to organize a debate focusing on “Education, an agent of peace”. Three French personalities were gathered to discuss the subject in front of about a hundred participants: Florent Bonaventure, Director of […]


French frigate L’Hermione in Cherbourg   On Sunday, May the 5th 2019, The Tocqueville Foundation organized a special event around Lafayette and Tocqueville on the occasion of the presence of the French frigate L’Hermione in Cherbourg, during the festivities of the 75th anniversary of the Victory of the Allies. It started with a show of […]

Speech by Paul Polman

Prince’s Prize, January 28th, 2019 Translated from the French transcript “Philanthropy must also help to advance gender equality – this is essential. My hope is that, some day, you will choose a woman. But, Your Serene Highness, I should like to thank you and Jean-Guillaume for the honour you have shown me, an honour which […]