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Opinion

The collide-o-scope of philanthropy: old patterns shifting to meet new challenges

7 August 2019
Avila Kilmurray

This article was written for the European Foundation Centre as part of a specially commissioned blog series celebrating Its 30th anniversary. Click …

Opinion

Back to the future: Questions for foundations

6 August 2019
Carol Mack

This article was written for the European Foundation Centre as part of a specially commissioned blog series celebrating Its 30th anniversary. Click …

Analysis

Map 13: A guide to chart the future course of philanthropy

5 August 2019
Pedro Portela

In his 2012 book, ‘A History of the World in Twelve Maps’, Jerry Brotton takes the reader through a tour …

Practical advice

Three shifts philanthropy needs to make to better design and evaluate social change

3 August 2019
Srikanth Gopal

Good strategy-making and evaluation sit at the heart of philanthropy. Yet, as a sector, we continue to struggle with how …

News

Knight Foundation invests $6 million in research on the future of US technology policy

2 August 2019
Alliance magazine

Three nonprofit policy institutes will expand their research into the future of US technology policy, including potential approaches for regulating …

Conference reports

Creating impact that makes sense to funders

1 August 2019
Bradley Wo

At the AVPN Conference last month, more than 1,200 funders and resource providers from across 40 countries gathered in Singapore …

Opinion

Community philanthropy – the best hope for women’s rights in Nepal…and for all of us

31 July 2019
Rita Thapa

PSJP’s recently published paper on Individual giving in India, Russia, the Arab region and Brazil is a timely reflection for us in …

Analysis

The UK’s super rich are shunning philanthropy

30 July 2019
Luke Michael

Just one in 10 of the UK’s wealthiest people are regularly giving to charity, according to new research. A report from the …

Opinion

Bless your heart and soul African philanthropist

29 July 2019
Tony K Ansah Jr

We often hear the saying or see the story about giving back to our African community. To each its own …

News

Australian Philanthropy Awards celebrates funders of local and international initiatives

28 July 2019
Alliance magazine

The recipients of the fifth annual Australian Philanthropy Awards have been recognised for supporting initiatives that make real change in …

News

Global Fund for Women joins global grantmaking collective for gender equality

27 July 2019
Alliance magazine

Global Fund for Women has joined the With and For Girls Collective – the global awards initiative that finds and …

Conference reports

The power and potential of philanthropy networks

26 July 2019
Jessica Berns

I was a first-time attendee to the 2019 United Philanthropy Forum annual conference. I am newer to the field of …