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Jenny Hodgson

Conference Report Jenny Hodgson 1 September 2012 For Subscribers

More risky business

It was standing room only at yesterday’s ‘Risky Business’ session, organized by the Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace Working Group. It would be interesting to know more about what brought so many people to …

Conference reports Jenny Hodgson 8 June 2012

Movements for Economic Justice

Well, I learnt something both interesting and depressing over my coffee and yoghurt at an excellent (and well-attended) early session this morning on Movements for Economic Justice. Now, when I think Free Trade, I think …

Conference reports Jenny Hodgson 7 June 2012

More risky business

It was standing room only at yesterday’s ‘Risky Business’ session, organized by the Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace Working Group. It would be interesting to know more about what brought so many people to …

Analysis Jenny Hodgson 1 September 2008 For Subscribers

So when do we start?

It’s well over a year now since the Global Fund for Community Foundations (GFCF) was launched on the path to becoming a fully-fledged institution. At that time, the Fund’s newly assembled Incubation Committee gathered in …

Letter Jenny Hodgson 1 December 2007

A concerted effort on flying

I do think we need to think seriously about the amount of travel we undertake in this sector (see ?Flying in the face of disaster?, Alliance Online, September 2007). I have been struck by the …

News Jenny Hodgson 1 December 2007 For Subscribers

Where next for a global fund?

The Global Fund for Community Foundations (GFCF), established in 2006 at the joint initiative of the World Bank, Ford Foundation and Charles Stewart Mott Foundation to broaden community foundation development globally, is beginning to map …