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Natalya Pyagay

Conference reports Natalya Pyagay 15 August 2019

Insights from HLPF 2019: Philanthropy & the SDGs

The role of philanthropic institutions in advancing the sustainable development agenda has been widely recognized by various stakeholders. Importantly, philanthropy’s value-add has been more and more perceived through its ability to advocate for collective action, …

Special feature Natalya Pyagay and Siebren Moltzen 4 June 2019

United Nations and philanthropy

The SDG Philanthropy Platform is helping to coordinate and strengthen the sector’s contribution to international peace-building ‘What gives philanthropy its attribute as a peacemaker is its aim to empower local communities and therefore facilitate a …

Conference reports Natalya Pyagay 16 December 2018

Venture philanthropy as a new round of philanthropic development

More than 600 philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, development practitioners and investors were brought together under the auspices of the 14th Annual Conference of the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) in Warsaw, Poland on 28-30 November 2018. While many of …