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Leslie Johnston

Opinion Leslie Johnston 11 November 2021

All hands on deck: Philanthropy’s extraordinary moment

Philanthropic capital must play a bigger role in driving the systems shift we need Pressure is on here in Glasgow. Governments are rebalancing commitments so that they are on the right trajectory for Paris alignment. …

Opinion Leslie Johnston 31 May 2021

There’s a climate crisis: here’s what philanthropy should do

Last year, Ellen Dorsey, of the Wallace Global Fund, called on philanthropy to declare a climate crisis. Stating the urgency to act on our current climate emergency, she challenged funders to accelerate their efforts and …