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Alliance is recruiting a new Executive Editor

5 February 2016
Alliance magazine

The Board of Alliance Publishing Trust (APT), based in London, is looking for a dedicated and inspiring Executive Editor of Alliance magazine. Alliance focuses on the roles, impact and potential of philanthropy and social investment worldwide for readers in foundations and with a special interest in philanthropy. The successful candidate will work alongside the Executive Director and be supported by a small staff team, an impressive Editorial Advisory Board, an experienced Board of Trustees to …

International giving analysis finds no significant link between a number of taxation measures and the amount people donate to charity

3 February 2016
Alliance magazine

Government spending and overall tax burden appear to bear no significant correlation to how much money people in a country give to charity, according to new international data analysis by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) looking at 24 countries. ‘Gross Domestic Philanthropy: An international analysis of GDP, tax and giving’, looks at available data for 24 countries to examine some of the factors affecting the link between GDP and charitable giving. The report looks at …

Opinion

Debunking the 15% Overhead for Good

2 February 2016
Guidestar

Can we please stop the management consultants and charity evaluators of the world from poisoning the water with their mantra …

News

How to get started with Venture Philanthropy and Social Impact Investment- From Set-Up to Exit

2 February 2016
European Venture Philanthropy Association

EVPA, the European association for social (impact) investors and venture philanthropists, has released its latest report capturing the learnings and …

Opinion

Deciding for all or all deciding? Exploring Participatory Grantmaking

1 February 2016
Katy Love

 ‘Innovation and iteration’ was the key theme of the January the International Human Rights Funders Group (IHRFG) conference in San …