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Business of Philanthropy: The Tony Elumelu Foundation founder Tony O. Elumelu

18 July 2021
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 Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N. leading investor and philanthropist and Founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation. The pair discuss ways to alleviate today’s socio-economic challenges in Africa, and the relationship between entrepreneurship and philanthropy. Listen to the full conversation below.

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We need nothing short of an overhaul to our global health system: Priti Krishtel on vaccine equity

15 July 2021
Alliance magazine

Priti Krishtel (@pritikrishtel) is a co-founder and a co-executive director of the Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (@IMAKGlobal). She speaks to Alliance about equity in vaccines distribution, and how philanthropy can intervene for better outcomes. Alliance: I-MAK joined many advocacy organisations in saying that vaccine distribution commitments made as part of the G7 fell far short of what is needed. Why? Priti Krishtel: While it may feel like the pandemic is ending for those of …

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Fundación Santa María la Real on reducing their carbon footprint in Spain

13 July 2021
Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change

People, landscape and heritage are the pillars that inform the work of Fundación Santa María la Real in Spain. Created in 1977 to promote the restoration of Santa María la Real Monastery, they have recently accelerated their commitments to develop activities to generate a cultural and environmental impact. As Alliance magazine’s June 2021 issue looks at climate philanthropy ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, we partnered with the International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change to ask a number of organisations around the …

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Business of Philanthropy: Acumen Founder and CEO Jacqueline Novogratz,

11 July 2021
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 Jacqueline Novogratz, Founder and CEO of Acumen, author, social enterprise supporter and TED speaker. The pair discuss Novogratz’s entrepreneurial approach to philanthropy, the opportunities for learning and collaboration between more traditional business and social sectors, and the moral leadership skills needed to create meaningful innovation and …

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MAPLE on Indigenous-led climate work in Chile

29 June 2021
Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change

In Chile, the micro-development organisation MAPLE has been working for almost a decade with Mapuche communities to create a sustainable …

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Business of Philanthropy: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi

27 June 2021
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: Baroness Valerie Amos

20 June 2021
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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Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation: integrating climate in Australia

15 June 2021
Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change

Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation in Australia decided to give climate change a bigger space in its work in 2016, when …

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Business of Philanthropy: David Miliband

14 June 2021
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: HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco

25 April 2021
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: H.E. Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi

11 April 2021
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: HRH Prince Charles

10 April 2021
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: H.E. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair

13 March 2021
Alliance magazine

In the latest episode of The Business of Philanthropy, Badr Jafar, Emirati philanthropist and Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic …