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Interview with Bill Drayton

19 May 2015
Caroline Hartnell

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Interview with Laurence Lien

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Why do dictators lock up the poets first?

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Is access to art a human right?

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Harnessing the voice of Global South philanthropists: interview with Firoz Ladak

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Top Five Comments Overheard at EFC 2015 AGA

22 May 2015
Nicky McIntyre

1. During the 2010 Haiti earthquake relief efforts, less than 1% of funding raised went directly to local Haitian organisations. 2. The deep connections and local knowledge that community funds …

New editor of Alliance magazine appointed

22 May 2015
Alliance magazine

The board of directors of Alliance Publishing Trust is delighted to announce the appointment of Paula Park as executive director of APT and editor of Alliance magazine. Ms Park is …

Philanthropia and Developmen(t) – an uneasy marriage?

22 May 2015
Jenny Hodgson

Some call it the “clash of civilizations”. Others, the marriage doomed to failure. And others still the wedding party where one of the guests is expected to buy an expensive …


Interview with Ridgway White

interview Caroline Hartnell 2 February 2015

At the start of this year, Ridgway White became fourth president of the Mott Foundation, taking over in that role from his father, Bill White, who nevertheless remains actively involved …

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Should we be afraid?

article Andrew Milner 19 January 2015

At the end of last October, David Callahan, editor of the Inside Philanthropy blog, posted his five ‘scariest’ trends in philanthropy. Callahan’s ‘trends’ all relate to philanthropy in the US. …

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Interview with Christian Jacobs

interview Christian Jacobs 5 January 2015

Twenty-five years ago, in 1989, Klaus Jacobs, the founder of many leading global companies such as Jacobs Suchard, Adecco and Barry Callebaut, established, together with his family, the Jacobs Foundation …