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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


Latest issue: June 2018

Philanthropy's developers

Guest Editors: Maria Chertok

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Small, locally-focused but willing to work together: new picture of Colombian foundations

21 June 2018
Andrew Milner and Charles Keidan

The Colombian foundation sector is relatively young, operates its own programmes, and is overwhelmingly focussed on young people and education. These are some of the most striking findings of a …

Impact investments are philanthropy’s brave new world

20 June 2018
Susanne Dahl

The synchronisation of asset portfolios and donations within a joint mission is the way forward if philanthropic foundations and funds are to maximise their impact and value. That’s the view …

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 …


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 …