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Making infrastructure future-ready

12 March 2019
Filiz Bikmen and Michael Alberg-Seberich

Special feature 5 March 2019

Systems change and philanthropy

Interview 5 March 2019

Interview: Rob Reich

Analysis 5 March 2019

The state of French philanthropy

Special feature 5 March 2019

Scaling deep


Latest issue: March 2019

Systems Change

Guest Editors: Julian Corner

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Azim Premji donates shares worth $7.5 billion to his foundation

22 March 2019
Alliance magazine

Billionaire Azim Premji made history this week as the most generous philanthropist in India. Nicknamed ‘India’s Bill Gates’, Premji pledged $7.5 billion to his foundation, the Azim Premji Foundation, which …

New European Philanthropy Manifesto calls for a single market

21 March 2019
Alliance magazine

The European Philanthropy Manifesto, a joint initiative of DAFNE and the EFC, was launched yesterday at Philanthropy House, Brussels.  European foundations, philanthropic organisations and policymakers have come together to jointly launch the European Philanthropy …

De-mystifying systems change

21 March 2019
Rob Abercrombie

‘Systems change’ is a term that is heard a lot in the charity sector right now, and that’s a good thing because it’s a powerful way of seeing the world. …


Changing the philanthropy system

Editorial Charles Keidan 5 March 2019

Debates are raging about the standing of philanthropy in democratic societies. Today’s critics point to the ways in which philanthropy enables wealthy individuals and families to exercise (and enjoy) public …

The bigger picture lying behind royal philanthropy

Letter Chandrika Sahai 5 March 2019

I appreciate Alliance focusing on the philanthropy of royal families around the world (December 2018) because in order for philanthropy to be effective and accountable, it does need to be scrutinised. Several …

Global Updates

News Alliance magazine 5 March 2019

This is our round-up of philanthropy news around the world featured in the March 2019 issue of Alliance: The Americas New law to regulate endowments in Brazil Cross-border giving guide from …