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News Alliance magazine 5 September 2019

Alwaleed Philanthropies invests $5 million to mitigate disease in impoverished cities around the world

Alwaleed Philanthropies has made a new $5 million investment, in their partnership with Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, in a proposed commitment to further prevent the spread of disease in low-income urban areas in which additional …

News Alliance magazine 3 September 2019

New issue on Human rights philanthropy out now

The September 2019 issue of Alliance magazine on Human rights philanthropy guest edited by Julie Broome (Ariadne), Carola Carazzone (Assifero), John Kabia (Fund for Global Human Rights) philanthropy is now available to read. At $2.8 billion per year, …

News Alliance magazine 3 September 2019

Global Updates

This is our round-up of philanthropy news around the world featured in the June 2019 issue of Alliance: The Americas Wealthy philanthropists call on themselves to pay more tax Core and Cornell partnership to improve food …

Special feature Alliance magazine 3 September 2019 For Subscribers

In profile: The human rights ecosystem

The human rights movement is diverse and multi-faceted – an ecosystem of different actors working towards human rights ideals – as highlighted by this snapshot of the variety of actors in the sector  Grassroots rights …

News Alliance magazine 2 September 2019

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation appoints Phillip Henderson as Chief Executive Officer

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation announced today the appointment of Phillip Henderson as Chief Executive Officer. Phillip was previously at the Surdna Foundation and oversaw the ambitious global growth of the German Marshall …

News Alliance magazine 1 September 2019

Alliance Breakfast Club: NEW SPEAKER ANNOUNCED

Alliance is pleased to announce Deborah Doane as the third panellist at our next Breakfast Club on HUMAN RIGHTS PHILANTHROPY, taking place on 26 September. Doane is a partner at Rights CoLab, which is described …

News Alliance magazine 29 August 2019

Is there a gender pay gap in philanthropy?

The gender pay gap is the average difference in salaries between men and women in the workplace. This is unfortunately commonplace across many sectors and societies. For example in the UK, women earn just 81p …

News Alliance magazine 28 August 2019

Charities Aid Foundation grants reach record levels at £646 million

Charitable organisations benefited from £646 million paid out from the Charities Aid Foundation in 2018/19 as giving via CAF reached record levels. The charity’s annual report shows that money paid out to charities in the …

News Alliance magazine 27 August 2019

Which session at the C-Summit would you most like to read about?

As we approach the C-Summit, we hope to be able to share the topics and themes from the conference with those who are unable to attend — and hear comments from those who are. The …

News Alliance magazine 26 August 2019

New report explores how philanthropy helped tackle homelessness in Los Angeles

The USC Center on Philanthropy & Public Policy has released Scaling Up: How Philanthropy Helped Unlock $4.7 Billion to Tackle Homelessness in Los Angeles, a case study examining how philanthropic leadership has positioned Los Angeles to …