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Virtual Summit on Impact: leadership styles matter for grantmakers and grantees

21 December 2020
Hal Plotkin

How can grantmakers be sure the programs they fund have the maximum possible impact? For grantmakers, the most critical factors …

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Building back better is not enough. Is collaboration the answer?

16 December 2020
Hanna Stähle

At this year’s C Summit, a Europe-wide congress for corporate foundations, social investors, advisors and philanthropy networks, we challenged ourselves …

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WINGS Forum 2020: Focus not only on sharing generosity, but sharing power

26 November 2020
Elika Roohi

The 2020 annual WINGS forum was meant to happen in Nairobi, a celebration of the organisation’s 20th anniversary with their …

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Leveraging connections and knowledge from Latin America: engaging investing for impact practices

29 September 2020
Andrew Milner

Last week EVPA held their Annual Conference, this time entirely virtually, and Alliance asked our readers in a poll for …

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What are the barriers for young people accessing the green economy?

29 September 2020
Joshua Alade

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about an increase in job loses for millions of young people globally and the absence …

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Social innovators are driving the digital infrastructure for a more sustainable and inclusive future

29 September 2020
Filipe Santos

At this year’s annual EVPA conference, the EIB Institute hosted a session, which I moderated, showcasing how social innovators are …

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What must be sacrificed in times of crisis

28 July 2020
Leaha Wynn

For centuries, philanthropy has aided society during times of crisis. At The Forum’s 2020 Annual Conference (virtually, this year), the …

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Taking action on anti-Black racism: A call for philanthropy

28 July 2020
Alice Y. Hom

These days it’s rare to leave a zoom webinar with wanting more but that’s the feeling I had with the …

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Stop making us package and repackage racial equity and justice

27 July 2020
Eleni Refu

As a recent entrant to the world of PSOs after having spent some years in the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors, …

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Systems change, equity, and the role of philanthropy serving organisations

27 July 2020
Eddie Torres

I’m writing to share some thoughts on United Philanthropy Forum’s excellent 2020 Forum Virtual Conference, which brings together Philanthropy Serving …

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Collaborative philanthropy: Is now the time?

16 July 2020
Éilis Murray

In a world of increasing uncertainty collaboration is more and more essential. Exploring the theme presents opportunity to understand both …

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Philanthropy’s superpower!

16 June 2020
Catherine Brown

The session on Funding Systems Change in Asia was a powerful call to action for philanthropy to provide more risk …