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The 2018 AVPN Conference, Singapore, 4-7 June 2018

19 June 2018
Andrew Milner

Special feature 1 29 May 2018

Time for philanthropy infrastructure to step out of the shadows

The new fund will encourage widening collaboration between CSOs. Photo credit: rawpixel.com.
Analysis 29 May 2018 For Subscribers

A new fund for democracy and solidarity in Europe

Special feature 29 May 2018

Benjamin Bellegy: Heads together to #LiftUpPhilanthropy

Interview 29 May 2018 For Subscribers

Interview: Sir Ian Wood


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Philanthropy's developers

Guest Editors: Maria Chertok

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Total giving in US up in 2017 but proportion of GDP stays at two per cent

19 June 2018
Alliance magazine

Annual total giving in 2017 is up by an inflation-adjusted three per cent to a record $410 billion, although contributions as a percentage of GDP stayed at around two percent …

Asian SPOs need continuum of capital, not support in silos, says AVPN

18 June 2018
Alliance magazine

If they are to succeed, social purpose organisations (SPOs) in Asia need different forms of support at different stages of their development. To allow this to happen effectively, funders should …

Mobilising social finance for climate action in Asia

17 June 2018
David Venn

Asia is particularly vulnerable to the consequences of climate change. A confluence of man-made factors ranging from industrial agriculture practices to widespread deforestation to a reliance on conventional energy sources …


Alliance Breakfast Club: #LiftUpPhilanthropy

Analysis Amy McGoldrick 12 June 2018

Alliance magazine travelled outside of London in late May to host a quarterly Breakfast Club in partnership with WINGS at the EFC Conference in Brussels, Belgium. The mission was to …

A new view of philanthropy infrastructure

Editorial Charles Keidan 29 May 2018

A new view of philanthropy infrastructure ‘Infrastructure for philanthropy is rather more like a skeleton than scaffolding. You need it all the time and, unlike scaffolding, you can’t dispense with …

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Global updates

News Alliance magazine 29 May 2018

This is our round-up of philanthropy news around the world featured in the June 2018 issue of Alliance: The Americas Renee Kaplan new CEO at The Philanthropy Workshop New partnership to tackle …