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Prince Charles announces $100 million fund for empowering women in South Asia

14 February 2019
Alliance magazine

The Prince of Wales announced the launch of a $100m Outcomes Fund for women and girls across South Asia and its ambition to raise this fund over the next five years. The fund will support will support half a million women and girls to access to better education, jobs and entrepreneurial opportunities over the next five years. The Prince of Wales made the announcement at a dinner he hosted at Buckingham Palace for almost 200 …

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New study maps environmental funding by European Foundations

13 February 2019
Alliance magazine

The European Foundation Centre (EFC) launched the fourth edition of its mapping of environmental funding, a study into the state of European philanthropic funding for environmental issues.  The fourth edition covers 87 foundations and 4,093 environmental grants across 131 countries, totaling €583 million in funding in 2016. These grants represent the ‘supply side’ of the market. For the first time the mapping has also sought to understand the ’demand side’ of the environmental grants market, …

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Register to attend the next Alliance Breakfast Club: #SystemsChange

11 February 2019
Alliance magazine

Alliance magazine, in partnership with Thomson Reuters Foundation, will be hosting a Breakfast Club in London that discusses Systems Change. This event …

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UNIGE creates a Chair in Behavioural Philanthropy

10 February 2019
Alliance magazine

The University of Geneva (UNIGE), in partnership with the Edmond de Rothschild Foundations, created a new Chair in Behavioural Philanthropy to explore …

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Oak Foundation pilots programme to tackle homelessness in UK

8 February 2019
Alliance magazine

An estimated 320,000 people in Britain are homeless, which has increased 4 per cent over the last year. To combat …

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Alliance magazine and WINGS webinar on emerging market philanthropy

7 February 2019
Alliance magazine

Join Alliance magazine and WINGS for a free webinar discussing the development of philanthropy in emerging market economies. Hosted by Jenny …

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Cambridge University receives £100 million gift from David and Claudia Harding Foundation

6 February 2019
Alliance magazine

Cambridge University announced an unprecedented £100 million donation from the David and Claudia Harding Foundation – the biggest single gift …

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Vladimir Potanin Foundation to launch Centre for Philanthropy Development

6 February 2019
Alliance magazine

The Vladimir Potanin Foundation will launch a new Center for Philanthropy Development aimed at reviewing the philosophy of philanthropy both …

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Foundation Center and GuideStar join forces to become Candid

5 February 2019
Alliance magazine

Foundation Center and GuideStar today announced they have joined forces to become a new nonprofit entity named Candid – a …

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Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Comic Relief team up in £2.4 million Tech for Good programme

4 February 2019
Alliance magazine

Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Comic Relief have announced a renewed three-year partnership, with £2.4 million in total funding for the …

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DAFNE members elect new board of directors

3 February 2019
Alliance magazine

The Donors and Foundations Networks in Europe (DAFNE) appointed a new Board of Directors during their General Assembly meeting in …