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The magic at the edges

28 May 2019
Amy McGoldrick

My first EFC 2019 session was Who decides? How funders can open up the decision-making process to include those they …

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First they came…

28 May 2019
Tatiana Villacieros

First they came for the NGOs, and I did not speak out- because I was not part of an NGO. …

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The fairground arts of philanthropy

28 May 2019
Silke Breimaier

As my train departs from Paris Gare de l’Est, I leave with a bag full of impressions and thoughts from …

News

Körber-Stiftung gift their share of Philanthropy House to European Foundation Centre

28 May 2019
Alliance magazine

At the European Foundation Centre (EFC) 2019 Annual General Assembly, Körber-Stiftung announced that they will gift their share of Philanthropy House to the EFC, as …

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The power and potential of philanthropy

27 May 2019
Liz Hayes

‘Liberte, Egalite, Philanthropie’ was the focus of this year’s EFC AGA, and while interesting discussions of freedom and solidarity flowed …

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Show the value of philanthropy. For what it’s worth.

25 May 2019
Barry Hoolwerf

People care. By giving their hard earned money away to the causes by which they are moved, people engage in …

Opinion

How can philanthropists help to tackle inequality?

24 May 2019
Danny Sriskandarajah

Asking the richest people in the world to use their philanthropy to tackle rising inequality might sound like a crazy …

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Avoiding caricatures: Day three at the EFC Conference, ‘Fraternité & philanthropie’ Plenary

24 May 2019
Amy McGoldrick

The EFC’s 2019 conference has brought about “a lot of emotions, a lot of work and a lot of fun” …

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European Foundation Centre 2019 AGA: Day three in Tweets!

24 May 2019
Alliance magazine

Highlights from day three of the European Foundations Annual General Assembly: “Liberté, égalité, fraternité!” LGBTI orgs and social movements are already …

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How can philanthropy live up to the values of liberté, égalité and fraternité in today’s fragile world?

24 May 2019
Hanna Stähle

While I am writing these lines, the melody of the Anthem of Europe, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, reverberates in my head. ‘O …

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Touched by the magic

24 May 2019
Liisa Suvikumpu

In the magnificent Opera Garnier, the opera house of Paris, our expert guide finished her tour on our site visit …

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‘Inequality is plural’: Day two at the EFC Conference, ‘Égalité’ Plenary

24 May 2019
Amy McGoldrick

‘Today we’re talking about inequalities – plural. We have stories about ourselves in Europe about how we think equality is …