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Guayana Paez-Acosta

Special feature Guayana Paez-Acosta 5 March 2019

Complex rhythms in Latin America

Achieving systems change is a dynamic, continuous, and sometimes chaotic process in which co-creation is key to a successful outcome Systems change philanthropy demands from philanthropists different ways of thinking, of working and of assessing …

Opinion Guayana Paez-Acosta 5 September 2018

A new dawn for Latin American philanthropy?

In light of the declining trend in philanthropy giving coming into Latin America, I recently talked about the need for what I like to call an emerging philanthropy and solidarity-based innovation paradigm for Latin America …

Analysis Guayana Paez-Acosta 28 August 2018

US Foundations’ Global Giving: Implications for Latin America’s development sector and philanthropy?

Earlier this month the Council on Foundations and Foundation Center launched The State of Global Giving by US Foundations: 2011-2015 featuring a detailed overview of US giving trends. The Report shows that Latin America received …