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Conniel Malek

Opinion 3 Conniel Malek 10 May 2022

What practicing corporate law taught me about philanthropy

I walked away from the corporate world after a decade of practicing law at a multinational business, and I never looked back. I dove into the philanthropic space with curiosity, passion, and a thirst to …

Opinion Conniel Malek 21 September 2021

The ocean is our global heirloom: Philanthropy needs to treat (and fund) it that way

The ocean is our global commons, our birthright, our collective heritage, and our heirloom. This concept is enshrined under international law – the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). However, laws and …