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Emissions reduction moving too slowly and in wrong direction, finds ClimateWorks report

21 November 2020
Alliance magazine

In order to meet limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius – the number agreed as part of the 2015 …

Practical advice

Lessons for successful feminist funding partnerships

20 November 2020
Rosa Bransky

While the Global Resilience Fund has been an experiment in rapidly resourcing feminist activists in responsive and participatory ways, it …

Analysis

Covid-19 and the unfinished funding agenda in Southeast Asia

19 November 2020
Rosalia Sciortino

Since the beginning of the pandemic, philanthropists and private foundations have invested their resources to control the Covid-19 epidemic and …

News

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation opens European headquarters in The Hague

18 November 2020
Alliance magazine

The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation opened its European headquarters recently with an office located in The Hague, Netherlands. The opening …

News

Wallace Global, Sierra Club Foundation hit back at divestment ‘virtue signalling’ claims

17 November 2020
Elika Roohi

It is ‘intellectually dishonest’ for foundations to separate the values that govern their grantmaking from how they manage their investments, …

Opinion

The role of art and academia in inspiring global tolerance

16 November 2020
HRH Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al Saud

Today marks the International Day of Tolerance. It is a day that serves to remind us that we are all …

Opinion

Systems thinking can support research translation and crossing the ‘valley of death’

16 November 2020
Noel Chambers

Funders of health and medical research play a unique and important role. Beyond supporting individual projects and striving to achieve …

News

Giving Done Right podcast: The power of relationships

15 November 2020
Alliance magazine

The latest episode of the Giving Done Right podcast explores the rich tapestry of the nonprofit sector and makes the …

News

Charities set up only for political campaigns a problem for Ukrainian foundation sector

14 November 2020
Alliance magazine

What are the scales of election charity? What consequences does election charity have on the general charity sector? These are …

Opinion

Countering the biodiversity crisis with new funding models

13 November 2020
Fred Nelson, Katy Scholfield, Gemma Goodman and Nick Lapham

Biodiversity loss and associated ecosystem collapse is an urgent global challenge – one of the top five risks to humanity …

News

AVPA launches first ever report on Africa’s social investments landscape

12 November 2020
Alliance magazine

The African Venture Philanthropy Alliance, a Pan-African network of social investors that was started in 2018, launched yesterday a report …

Opinion

Making the funding process accessible: Global Resilience Fund reflects

11 November 2020
Rosa Bransky

So often in philanthropic practice values of solidarity, reciprocity and power sharing are pitted against notions of efficiency and scale. …