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Kathryn Murrell

Opinion 2 Kathryn Murrell 13 March 2018

Down the rabbit hole – The tale of Alliance’s Communications Officer

I still remember the laughter and hoots of support mixed with the boos of opposition the first time the words ‘impact heretic’ were banded around the Association of Charitable Foundations’ (ACF) 2016 AGM. I was …

News Kathryn Murrell and Charles Keidan 1 February 2018

Philanthropy in Russia report released

Leading philanthropy infrastructure bodies, CAF Russia and WINGS, have published a working paper on philanthropy in Russia. The report, titled simply Philanthropy in Russia is part of a wider series, developed by Philanthropy for Social Justice …

News Kathryn Murrell 12 December 2017

Alliance increases online offering with digital resources

Alliance magazine is delighted to launch a new digital resource section with information and contacts for readers looking to increase their philanthropic knowledge. The new resource section is comprised of an in-depth glossary of key …

Conference reports Kathryn Murrell 27 March 2017

A kite flies higher in windy conditions – reflections on the Bond Conference

‘Disruption is the only certainty at the moment’, said Namhla Mniki-Mangaliso, director of African Monitor. That sentiment certainly feels true at the moment. The Bond Annual Conference 2017, a major gathering of international development organizations, …

News 1 Kathryn Murrell 12 January 2017

Bond report offers new insight to development funders

A new report published by international development charity Bond offers insights from key players within the British philanthropic space working on international development. ‘The future of funding’ report highlights the various ways funders can support Civil …