New approaches to scale: make sure the talk turns to action

Donzelina Barroso and Naamah Paley Rose

Issues that have classically been addressed through public policy – issues such as ocean warming, migration, and the increased pressure on urban areas – are now more global and interconnected in nature.

They require different solutions and actors setting the stage for foundations and high-profile individual donors to take on these challenges.

Like other philanthropists before them, these donors bring their individual perspectives to the work and are guided by their own criteria; but the urgency and the very public nature of these challenges means that the stakes for achieving and showing impact are higher than ever.

Holistic, systems-based approaches

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