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Switzerland’s philanthropy – increase in regulation, global philanthropy and changes in grant-making

1 January 2019
Association of German Foundations

Interview with Prof. Dr. Georg von Schnurbein, Director Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS) Georg, what are the three broad issues that will drive the Swiss foundation and philanthropy sector in the next 10 years? A first trend is the increase in regulation. Changes in business reporting, state regulation and international efforts against terrorism or money laundering have an impact on the management of grant-making foundations. Thus, the sector needs to become more transparent and has …

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A look inside central Asian philanthropy

20 December 2018
WINGS

WINGS Interview with Dinara Musabekova, Manager at Civil Society Initiative, University of Central Asia 1. What does philanthropy and charitable giving look like in Central Asia? Who participates in it? (Gender, class, geographic make-up, language, ethnic differences?) Despite historic, cultural, and religious traditions of charity in the CA region, a contemporary culture of charity is lacking in modern Central Asian states. This situation can be explained by a number of factors, including a lack of public …

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Philanthropy in Canada: A new generation of donors, and social investors

2 December 2018
Association of German Foundations

Interview with Hilary Pearson, President & CEO, Philanthropic Foundations of Canada and Michael Alberg-Seberich, Managing Director, Beyond Philanthropy. Hilary and …

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Prominent strategic corporate foundations could soon emerge in Myanmar

30 September 2018
Association of German Foundations

Interview with Naina Subberwal Batra Chairperson and CEO, Asian Venture Philanthropy Alliance (AVPN) Naina, what are the three broad issues …

Interview

Philanthropy in Malaysia will take a more collaborative approach

27 September 2018
Association of German Foundations

Interview with Naina Subberwal Batra Chairperson and CEO, Asian Venture Philanthropy Alliance (AVPN) Naina, what are the three broad issues …

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German foundations on the brink of change

23 September 2018
Association of German Foundations

Interview with Felix Oldenburg, General Secretary, Bundesverband Deutscher Stiftungen (Association of German Foundations). Felix, what are the three broad issues …

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Foundations with increasing appetite to campaign, to advocate and lobby

22 September 2018
Association of German Foundations

Executive Editor of Alliance magazine, Charles Keidan, is interviewed by Association of German Foundations ahead of the launch of #NextPhilanthropy – a new, distributed …

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An interview with Charles Keidan of Alliance magazine

11 June 2018
WINGS

Alliance magazine Editor Charles Keidan is interviewed by WINGS to discuss the special feature on philanthropy infrastructure in June 2018 …

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Is impact investing the next big thing for donor-advised funds?

8 April 2018
Alliance magazine

Private foundations have been taking bolder steps toward impact investing in recent years. But with more individuals turning to donor-advised funds …