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Business of Philanthropy: Sir Ronald Cohen

19 September 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 Sir Ronald Cohen, Chairman of the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment and The Portland Trust. The pair discuss the role of financial investments in enhancing social outcomes. Listen to the full conversation below.

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The Lewis Foundation on climate action in South Africa

14 September 2021
Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change

The Lewis Foundation in South Africa with its focus on conservation has always had the environment at the centre of its work, but it was their membership with Independent Philanthropy Association of South Africa (IPASA) that connected them (and the rest of the philanthropy community in South Africa) to working on climate systematically. Lindy Rodwell van Hasselt – a South African zoologist and conservationist and Relationship Director at the Lewis Foundation – joined Alliance to …

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Business of Philanthropy: Fady Jameel

12 September 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 Fady Jameel, Vice Chairman of Community Jameel, Founder and Chairman of Art Jameel and Deputy President and Vice Chairman of Abdul Latif Jameel. The pair discuss the Jameel family’s philanthropic activities and the importance of supporting science, art and culture in and from the Middle East …

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Business of Philanthropy: Achim Steiner

29 August 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 Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The pair discuss the future of development and development financing, including the role of technology, and how philanthropy’s ability to connect with innovation can shape a forward-looking vision of development, one where people and planet thrive …

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Fondation de France on what its learned from 50 years of climate work

24 August 2021
Alliance magazine and International Philanthropy Commitment on Climate Change

Fondation de France has been committed to funding environmental action for 50 years – the foundation’s moment of awakening was …

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Business of Philanthropy: Dr Mo Ibrahim

22 August 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: Muna Al Gurg, Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group

14 August 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: Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross

1 August 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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Laudes Foundation on interlinking climate change and the inequality gap

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

Laudes Foundation launched in 2020 with the aim to address the dual crises of climate breakdown and challenge industries to …

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Business of Philanthropy: Azim Premji, Founder Chairman of Wipro

25 July 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: 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 …

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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 …

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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 …