Stichting AlterContacts Foundation

Officially registered by the Chamber of Commerce of the Netherlands on 4 May 2021 with the RSIN number 862573737.

Goal of the Foundation

According to Article 2 of the notarized Deed of the Incorporation, the objectives of the Stichting AlterContacts Foundation is to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations and everything related to the above or conducive thereto, all in the broadest sense.

The foundation will achieve its objective by, among other things:

  • Facilitating conversations on global issues by reaching out to people and groups to share data for research, education, and publications that enable a constructive dialogue on Sustainable Development Goals worldwide, as well as

  • Developing initiatives that contribute to the UN SDGs in partnership with local communities, municipalities, NGOs, foundations, educational institutions, and sustainable, socially-responsible businesses worldwide.

  • Furthermore, carrying out anything that can contribute to the objective of the foundation.

Board of Directors

According to article 3 of the above-mentioned deed, the board of the foundation shall consist of a number of at least two (2) directors. Presently, and as it was originally appointed, the board of directors consists of the Chairman, Massimo Mercuri, and Secretary-Treasurer, Julia Skupchenko.

Foundation Charter

To confirm our commitment to conduct all our activities in a responsible and sustainable manner with well-assessed long-term implications on people and the environment, we are putting our principles of acting and interacting in writing in the Charter. It is applicable to everyone who is directly involved in our activities: co-founders, board of directors, experts, advisors, members, volunteers, partners, and suppliers. Additionally, we have started the process of validating our Partner's commitment to the UN Ten Principles, to align the mission with a joint vision.

Transparency & Reporting

We stand for full transparency and report our actions regularly. You can find up-to-date tracking of our actions and initiatives contributing to SDGs on our LinkedIn page and yearly reports.

Yearly Report 2019

Yearly Report 2020

Yearly Report 2021


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