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David Grant-Poitras

Opinion Diane Alalouf-Hall, Jean-Marc Fontan and David Grant-Poitras 13 April 2020

Philanthropy and the coronavirus crisis: Making the shift towards a preventive model

The COVID-19 pandemic has provoked an unprecedented state of emergency in Quebec, Canada, and the rest of the world. Reassuringly, we are also witnessing a wave of solidarity, mutual aid and generosity that rises to …

Opinion Diane Alalouf-Hall, David Grant-Poitras and Caroline Bergeron 29 February 2020

When giving money is no longer enough

The limits of traditional philanthropy when faced with the climate crisis Since September of last year, bushfires have been relentlessly ravaging Australia. Their track record alone is enough to make you sick to your stomach, …