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Foundations and cities: adding purpose to urban development

18 October 2016
Oscar Fergutz and Marcela Mondino

Sambalpur, Odisha, a cycle rally on gender issues (partner organization: Patang). Credit: NFI Partners
Special feature 6 September 2016 For Subscribers

What role for philanthropy in a democratic India?

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Opinion 6 September 2016 For Subscribers

When all else fails

Polish rally against letting in refugees.
Opinion 6 September 2016 For Subscribers

Hostile takeover of civil society pays dividends for new Polish government

Lead photo: Running a seminar for Chinese philanthropists in RPA’s NYC office (along with three RPA board members).
Interview 6 September 2016 For Subscribers

The expanding world of philanthropy advisory: interview with Melissa Berman

Latest issue: September 2016

Does philanthropy have too much influence?

Guest Editors: Alliance magazine

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Brexit, philanthropy and major giving – should UK charities be concerned?

20 October 2016
Juliet Cockram

This article originally appeared on the City Philanthropy website, on the 10th October 2016. The original article can be found here.  With the dust still settling around June’s controversial “Leave” win in the UK’s …

Confronting philanthropy’s image problem: does participatory giving offer a way forward?

19 October 2016
Jenny Hodgson

This article originally appeared on the Global Fund for Community Foundations website, on the 10th October 2016. The original article can be found here. She couldn’t have put it more clearly: “Philanthropy means helping …

Sustainable access to energy: meet Clean Power Indonesia

13 October 2016
Sankalp Forum

This article originally appeared on the Sankalp Forum website, on the 12th July 2016. The original article can be found here. In recent years, there have been increased efforts from world …

Philanthropy Australia Conference

Philanthropy Australia conference: is philanthropy future ready?

Analysis Alliance magazine 4 October 2016

Alliance is proud to have been part of the media coverage for this year’s Philanthropy Australia National Conference, in Sydney, Australia. We provided coverage of the event from: Ferdi Hepworth, Director of Partnerships …


How much influence does philanthropy have?

Analysis Alliance magazine 27 September 2016

This month’s Alliance breakfast club, kindly hosted by Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), brought together foundation professionals, academics and NGOs to discuss the nature of philanthropic influence and what limits, if …

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What influence does philanthropy exert?

Special feature Alliance magazine 6 September 2016

There are increasing signs of philanthropy influencing policy and policy networks but, as yet, no overarching theory of how it does so. Philanthropic traditions vary, as do the political, social …