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Contributing to SDG7 and learning from each other: IKEA Foundation and Energising Development

2 September 2022
Isabella Lehmann and Anda Ruf

Cross-sectoral partnerships are becoming more important in international development cooperation. With their financial independence and thematic expertise, private foundations and philanthropic organisations are excellent partners for public development cooperation in achieving the Agenda 2030. One public enterprise that cooperates with the philanthropic sector is the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. GIZ is implementing development projects for the German government, especially the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, and other public and private …

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Interview: Philanthropy Together’s Tyeshia Wilson says ‘take action now’

1 September 2022
Elika Roohi

Tyeshia Wilson is the Director of Engagement at Philanthropy Together and a Founding Member of HERitage Giving Fund in Houston, Texas. HERitage is one of the first African American giving circles in Texas that fund Black-led nonprofits serving Black women and Girls, and Wilson herself is a Black philanthropy expert. During August – Black Philanthropy Month – we wanted to catch up with Wilson about her work at Philanthropy Together and HERitage, what it’s like …

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Interview: Indonesia’s YCAB Foundation on impact and the future of Asian giving

18 August 2022
Andrew Milner

The YCAB Foundation has been a critical part of the philanthropy and social investment landscape in Indonesia for the last two decades. At the recent AVPN Conference in Bali, Alliance spoke to Veronica Colondam, YCAB’s founder and her daughter, Adelline Odelia Tanuri, its secretary-general about its origins, its growth, its approach to impact investing and their own views on the future of giving in the region. Andrew Milner: Veronica, can you tell me a little …

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Impact is more than a buzzword

4 July 2022
Zibran Choudhury

Zibran Choudhury is Communications, Partnerships & Membership Manager at Alliance magazine For more from the Pijar Foundation read Winning Asia’s future, now: Collaborative governance to close the talent gap and unlock force for good

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The US is threatening abortion access. How can philanthropy be most effective?

25 May 2022
Elika Roohi

With Roe v. Wade on the cusp of being overturned, access to reproductive rights is being threatened across the United …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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. …

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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 …