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News Alliance magazine 18 August 2022

Which session at PEXForum 2022 would you most like to read about?

PEXforum is the Europe-wide event which brings together a community that represents over 70+ regional, national, European and global philanthropy networks to collectively identify challenges and opportunities for the sector, share best practices, insights and …

News Alliance magazine 17 August 2022

Alliance partners with global women’s empowerment campaign, SHE IS MORE 2022

Alliance magazine has partnered with IIX Foundation and its annual flagship programme, SHE IS MORE 2022, to celebrate women and youth through art. This global art competition invites young artists across the world to share …

News Alliance magazine 14 August 2022

Norwegian Refugee Council wins $2.5m Hilton Humanitarian Prize

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has awarded its $2.5 million Hilton Humanitarian Prize to the Norwegian Refugee Council, an organisation working in more than 35 countries to support people forced to flee their homes. The …

News Alliance magazine 8 August 2022

Research: Generosity of Black donors can play ‘major role’ in addressing social justice

A new report examines the patterns and motivations for giving by Black donors in the UK. Britain’s first-ever report on Black philanthropy and charitable giving reflects the voices of people of colour in the UK …

News Alliance magazine 7 August 2022

Grant from Inter-American Foundation will support civil society infrastructure in Latin America

The Inter-American Foundation is prioritising civic engagement, human rights, and community resource mobilisation in Latin America with a grant to Federación Red Argentina para la Cooperación Internacional (RACI). ‘Restrictions to civil society and civic engagement …

News Alliance magazine 6 August 2022

Sri Lanka crisis: Philanthropies stepping up but more needed urgently, says UN

People in Sri Lanka have been struggling with daily power cuts, inflation of more than 50 per cent, and shortages of basics, such as fuel, food, and medicines. These crises led to widespread protests in …

News Alliance magazine 4 August 2022

Cambridge study: Strategic philanthropy doing well in Saudi Arabia

Giving in Saudi Arabia has been highlighted as a noteworthy example of strategic philanthropy by a new report from the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School. ‘Systems Change in …

News Alliance magazine 1 August 2022

Prince Charles accepted £1m from bin Laden’s brothers, funnels it into his philanthropies

The heir to the British throne accepted £1 million from the family of Osama bin Laden which was then deposited into the accounts of the Prince of Wales Charitable Foundation (PWCF), the Sunday Times has …

News Alliance magazine 31 July 2022

$25m from IKEA foundation to promote climate-friendly cooling

About 10 air conditioners will be sold every second for the next 30 years as demand for cooling systems skyrockets during increasingly frequent heatwaves. A new $25 million grant from the IKEA Foundation to the …

News Alliance magazine 30 July 2022

Black Philanthropy Month Brazil Summit will consider Brazil’s Black history

A free online event, hosted by the Group of Institutes, Foundations, and Companies (GIFE) and the WISE Fund, will be a space to exchange knowledge and practices for Brazilian Black philanthropy. The Black Philanthropy Month …