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We need to talk about failure in the social sector

20 May 2022
Kyle Zimmer and Rohini Nilekani

A lot of ink is spilled and awards are bestowed celebrating the success of the social sector – and there is much to celebrate. But the truth is, if innovation is essential to the ultimate achievements of the sector, we should spend less time on success, and more time on failure. We lament the inability of the social sector to scale, but we do not support organizations to innovate on a continuous basis. We know …

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Business of Philanthropy: Shayma Al Sabah

8 May 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at the University of Cambridge speaks with Shayma Al Sabah, Founder of Give. The pair discuss the intersection between youth and technology, and its impact on philanthropy in the Arab Region. Listen to the full conversation below.

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Interview: How a Ukraine-based charity supporting people with disabilities is operating under war

3 May 2022
Olena Skachkova

Perspectiva 21.3 is a Ukrainian charity organization that protects the interest of people with intellectual disabilities. Their key project is the Center for Social and Labor Adaptation for Young People with Disabilities in Brovary, Kyiv region, where students acquire special skills and learn to live independently. Before the war, students of the Center had an internship in Cafe 21.3 in Brovary. There, you could drink coffee and taste one of the most delicious cupcakes in …

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‘This is a trauma for generations’: How the Voices of Children foundation works during the Russia-Ukraine war

12 April 2022
Yaroslava Tymoshchuk

No child should be left alone with a trauma – that is the mission of the Voices of Children charitable foundation. Since 2015, the foundation has been providing psychological and psychosocial assistance to children affected by the war. For the past few weeks, after Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, the foundation has been working non-stop to help affected children and families across the country, provide emergency psychological assistance, assist in evacuating and relocating people, and provide …

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Business of Philanthropy: H.E. Huda Alkhamis-Kanoo

10 April 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Are Western sanctions collapsing Russian philanthropy?

25 March 2022
Anonymous

Sanctions are blowing holes in the Russian economy. Meant to put pressure on Putin and his closest allies to stop …

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Business of Philanthropy: Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani

20 March 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Rasha Alturki

13 March 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Lord Karan Bilimoria

6 March 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Darren Walker

27 February 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Naina Subberwal Batra

20 February 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Dr Wladimir Klitschko

13 February 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …

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Business of Philanthropy: Professor Muhammad Yunus

6 February 2022
Alliance magazine

In a recent episode of the Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for …