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News Alliance magazine 8 March 2019

BT and British Asian Trust launch digital tech project to empower young girls in India

British Telecommunications (BT) and the British Asian Trust announced a three-year programme to empower India’s youth, specifically adolescent girls. The programme aims to maximise the available opportunities for young girls between the ages of 10 …

News Alliance magazine 7 March 2019

New study on philanthropy’s role in producing safe, healthy and just societies

As part of an initiative to shine a light on philanthropy’s role in creating safe, healthy, and just societies, Candid (formerly known as the Foundation Center and Guidestar) and Centris (Rethinking Poverty) recently launched a …

Conference reports Alliance magazine 6 March 2019

#NextPhilanthropy webinar highlights

A new webinar series by WINGS is discussing some of the key issues from The Global Landscape of Philanthropy report, one year after it was launched. The report compiles a comprehensive picture of current trends …

News Alliance magazine 5 March 2019

Bernard van Leer study on Nicaragua’s formation of progressive childhood learning policies

Over the past 50 years, The Bernard van Leer Foundation has invested over half a billion dollars to benefit early childhood development around the world. Through partnerships, the Foundation has played a pivotal role in …

News Alliance magazine 5 March 2019

Global Updates

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 CAF America 2016 election prompts …

News Alliance magazine 4 March 2019

Bernard van Leer study discusses reducing violence in El Salvador at its root

Over the past 50 years, The Bernard van Leer Foundation has invested over half a billion dollars to benefit early childhood development around the world. Through partnerships, the Foundation has played a pivotal role in …

News Alliance magazine 3 March 2019

Bernard van Leer study highlights educational improvements for indigenous children in Guatemala

Over the past 50 years, The Bernard van Leer Foundation has invested over half a billion dollars to benefit early childhood development around the world. Bernard van Leer commissioned journalists to write a series of six …

News Alliance magazine 2 March 2019

Vehbi Koç Foundation celebrates 50th anniversary

Vehbi Koç Foundation, established in 1969 as Turkey’s first private foundation celebrated its 50th anniversary with a series of activities around the theme of philanthropy. In a statement marking the foundation’s fifty years, Semahat Arsel, …

News Alliance magazine 1 March 2019

360Giving launch data visualisation platform for deeper grantmaking insights

Coinciding with Open Data Day, 360Giving is launching a free online platform called 360Insights where grantmakers who openly share their grants data can quickly see information on seven key areas, revealing how much they give …

News Alliance magazine 1 March 2019

New Latin American award on women and philanthropy

ELLAS-Women and Philanthropy has launched a new initiative to identify and increase the visibility of the role of women in community philanthropy across Latin America and in the Latino communities in the United States. With …