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EFC 2016: It’s not just about the wine

26 May 2016
Jen Bokoff

OK, wine comes first, followed by tracking down the best hors d’oeuvres. But then, we reconnect with old friends, get introduced to new ones, and casually squint at name badges to remember those we see only on this annual basis. 5-15 chit chats later and we head out, either to enjoy a meal with our “go-to” crew or to get some rest before the conference kicks into full gear. This is the formula for the …

Conference reports

Can’t attend the 27th EFC conference in Amsterdam? Follow the conference on Alliance magazine’s blog

26 May 2016
Alliance magazine

As we have done for the last few years, Alliance has put together a team of bloggers to report from the European Foundation Centre’s 27th Annual General Meeting and Conference, to be held 26- 28 May in Amsterdam. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Imagining and Investing in our Future’. The conference will engage a diverse array of philanthropic actors to find solutions to the most urgent issues – including the refugee crisis – within Europe …

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The ‘Future of Doing Good’– insights from the UK

25 May 2016
Dawn Austwick

Last week we welcomed 100 people from across UK civil society to the impressively renovated Dutch Hall in London, to …

Opinion

What does funding to change structural injustice actually look like?

25 May 2016
Chandrika Sahai

It started in a café. Representatives from the Trust met people from a children’s charity based in the North East …

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Germany`s foundation day – the largest gathering of foundations in Europe

24 May 2016
Julia Röhrich

One hour from Berlin is the University City, Leipzig where the largest gathering of foundations in Europe just took place …