Books and reports commissioned by the UK Branch of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation to promote and disseminate current priorities, concerns and areas of interest.
Annual Review 2015/16 PDF Download
The Impact of Children's Connection to Nature PDF Download
Raising Social Investment to Reduce Social Exclusion PDF Download
Supporting Social Change - The Role of Social Investment PDF Download
How we work with partners: guidance for organisations we support PDF Download


Current UK books

These are available through UK booksellers or from our distributor, Central Books. To buy online go direct to the Central Books Virtual Bookstore. Email orders can be sent to (individual customers) or (trade customers).

Customers in Australia and New Zealand can order selected titles (Aus/NZ) from Eleanor Brasch Enterprises at


Most titles published before 1986 are only available from the UK Branch and can be requested by clicking on the Order from the Foundation links. If you can’t find the book you want, please email

Foundation books not published in the UK

UK customers can buy books published by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon (and its Museum and Modern Art Centre) or by the Cultural Centre in Paris via Dinapress. Customers living in Portugal can buy these from the Foundation’s Portuguese online bookshop. They are not available from the UK Branch.

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