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Giving in the Arab region: from ‘giving for God’ to ‘giving for good’

21 February 2017
Caroline Hartnell

This blog is the last in a series of four drawing on the initial findings of a new study of philanthropy initiated by the Working Group on Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace. These will be published in the run-up to next week’s WINGS Forum in Mexico City, where Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace will be hosting a breakfast session on the study. For more information about the study see Saturday’s blog, which focuses …

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The rise of middle-class giving in India

20 February 2017
Caroline Hartnell

This blog is the third in a series of four drawing on the initial findings of a new study of philanthropy initiated by the Working Group on Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace. These will be published in the run-up to next week’s WINGS Forum in Mexico City, where Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace will be hosting a breakfast session on the study. For more information about the study see Saturday’s blog, which focuses …

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Giving in Brazil: a philanthropy boom is not yet benefiting NGOs

19 February 2017
Andrew Milner

This blog is the second in a series of four drawing on the initial findings of a new study of …

Opinion

Giving in Russia: it’s not only about the big money

18 February 2017
Caroline Hartnell

What role is philanthropy playing in society? And what role could it play in the future? These are the two …

Opinion

Breaking down the barrier between philanthropy and commerce

17 February 2017
Barnaby Wiener

When we set up Treebeard Trust in 2011, we adopted the traditional foundation model: invest the assets for financial return …