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News Alliance magazine 12 October 2021

Philanthropy centre joins women’s university to explore impact, potential for philanthropy in Pakistan

The Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy has joined the Fatima Jinnah Women University in establishing a programme of activities that will promote philanthropy knowledge and community development across the country. The collaboration between PCP and FJWU …

News Alliance magazine 10 October 2021

Austrian foundation ERSTE Stiftung appoints new CEO

Austrian Foundation ERSTE Stiftung has appointed Boris Marte as CEO. Marte has been a member of the foundation’s Managing Board since 2016, as well as acting as deputy CEO. He replaces Mario Catasta. The chairman …

News Alliance magazine 6 October 2021

2020 estimates of racial equity funding off by as much as two-thirds. Actual figure far less, finds research

Roughly $11.9 billion in philanthropic capital was pledged for racial equity in 2020 according to Candid – however, new research from the Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity (PRE) has found that only $3.4 billion, or …

News 1 Alliance magazine 5 October 2021

Which session at the 2021 EFC Conference would you most like to read about?

As we approach the annual 2021 EFC Conference , Alliance is assembling a team of bloggers to report from the event. We hope to be able to share the topics and themes from the conference with those …

Interview Alliance magazine 3 October 2021

Business of Philanthropy: Sir Ronald Cohen

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at the University of Cambridge speaks with Sir Ronald Cohen, Chairman of the …

News Alliance magazine 2 October 2021

King Baudouin Foundation launches Myriad, an alliance to facilitate borderless giving

Donors across four different continents can now support charities in nearly 100 countries through Myriad, an alliance created by the King Baudouin Foundation and its affiliates in North America. Myriad aims to ease and encourage …

News Alliance magazine 1 October 2021

European Day of Foundations looks to future of philanthropy

With a number of events across Europe, this year’s European Day of Foundations and Donors is focusing on the theme ‘Stepping into tomorrow’ by shining a light on philanthropy’s contribution to society and highlighting what …

News Alliance magazine 1 October 2021

Co-Impact opens applications to Gender Fund

The Gender Fund, a $1 billion pooled fund organized by Co-Impact, has opened applications. The Fund is looking to support systems and institutional change initiatives to advance gender equality and promote women’s leadership across the …

News Alliance magazine 30 September 2021

NYU Abu Dhabi, Badr Jafar launch Middle East’s first academic strategic philanthropy centre

The Abu Dhabi campus of New York University (NYUAD) has launched the Strategic Philanthropy Initiative, the first academic and community-based platform that aims to shape a dynamic and strategic practice of philanthropy within the UAE …

Interview Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change 28 September 2021

Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation on tackling climate in Europe

For foundations that are trying to apply a climate lens to their existing programmes, those working on food systems will have an easier time than perhaps those with arts programmes. The Daniel and Nina Carasso …