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News Alliance magazine 6 November 2019

Fourteen UK funders commit to tackle climate change

Fourteen UK foundations have made a public commitment to tackle climate change and are calling other funders to join them in pledging their support. The Funder Commitment on Climate Change is being launched at the …

News Alliance magazine 5 November 2019

Report examines how community philanthropy can help fund SDGs

A new report from Global Fund for Community Foundations ‘From billions to millions‘ examines how the growing community philanthropy sector can help fund SDGs. The paper, authored by Jonathan Glennie, pinpoints community philanthropy as a …

News Alliance magazine 4 November 2019

New report on giving trends of private foundations to higher education

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisers and the TIAA released another report on the giving trends of private foundations to higher education. Their previous report, on the topic, was in 2017. The 2019 report is an expansion on their …

News Alliance magazine 3 November 2019

New philanthropic guide for strengthening democracy

The Center for High Impact Philanthropy (CHIP), has released the report We the People: A Philanthropic Guide to Strengthening Democracy which helps ‘create a framework for anyone looking to strengthen the democratic system.’ According to …

News Alliance magazine 28 October 2019

Survey finds some way to go on gender issues for German foundations

According to a survey carried out by the Association of German Foundations (BDS), less than one in five respondent foundations finance or implement projects that support gender justice and only 15 per cent of that …

News Alliance magazine 25 October 2019

Pearl Initiative promotes corporate transparency for Gulf Region’s private sector

The Pearl Initiative, a business-led non-profit organisation implemented to promote transparency within the Gulf Region’s private sector, hosted a panel of experts from the UAE’s business and philanthropic community to raise awareness on the legal …

News Alliance magazine 24 October 2019

Register to attend the next Alliance Breakfast Club: #FeministPhilanthropy

Alliance magazine will be hosting our next Breakfast Club on Thursday 12 December, sponsored by Oxford HR. This means ALL delegates will be able to attend for free to this event, which will be held at …

News Alliance magazine 24 October 2019

Ian Potter Foundation and Myer Foundation partner to conserve freshwater in Australia

Joint funding, of The Ian Potter Foundation (IPF) and The Myer Foundation (TMF), is in the works to improve Australia’s land and water management through an independent source of water and catchment policy advice. The …

News Alliance magazine 23 October 2019

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands to attend 15th EVPA Annual Conference

Her Majesty, Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, plans to join over 800 EVPA conference goers, in The Netherlands, on 6 November. She will be presented the first copy of the anniversary report, ‘15 Years of …

News Alliance magazine 21 October 2019

Edmond de Rothschild inaugural lecture explores motivations for engaging in philanthropy

The Inaugural lecture of the Edmond de Rothschild Foundations Chair in Behavioural Philanthropy, was given by Prof. Giuseppe Ugazio, Holder of the Chair, on 15 October, 2019. The year’s lecture discussed the interlinkage between moral …