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Opinion

Looking back, looking ahead: Impact investing at a crossroads

8 September 2021
Amit Bouri

In the earliest days of a formal impact investing industry, the concept itself was radical. I vividly recall sitting in …

News

Grants for clean air less than one per cent of total global philanthropic funding

7 September 2021
Elika Roohi

Philanthropic funding for clean air amounts to 0.1 per cent of grants worldwide, according to a new report from the …

News

Alliance poll: philanthropy to experience Asian boom

6 September 2021
Elika Roohi and Charles Keidan

Philanthropy is primed for explosive growth across Asia, respondents to an Alliance survey published in the magazine’s special 100th issue …

News

Philanthropy mobilises to support Afghan refugees

6 September 2021
Alliance magazine

Philanthropy is stepping up to provide support to Afghan refugees, including a $15.7 million grants from the LEGO Foundation, a …

Practical advice

Impact philanthropy: building blocks of impact for maximising the ROI of your philanthropy

5 September 2021
Sue Norton

As Covid-19 and its variants continue to spread despite progress with vaccines, what felt like a brief period of optimism …

Opinion

Implementing successful non-profit initiatives: is it a matter of money or education?

4 September 2021
Svitlana Bakhshaliieva

It is hard to overestimate the importance of education. However, when it comes to the charity sector, internal growth and …

Opinion

My dream for philanthropy: more trust and support for youth-led groups

3 September 2021
Solomon Tawanda Ndondo

Starting an organization as a young person with passion and drive is one of the most difficult yet rewarding experiences. …

News

Philanthropy keeps Zimbabwe afloat as frequent climate disasters hit the country

2 September 2021
Andrew Mambondiyani

Zimbabwe is in the clasp of a crippling economic crisis resulting from a mix of climate change disasters and fiscal …

Opinion

Proximity as a value: Grassroots leaders as intellectual partners

1 September 2021
Shubha Chacko

This article is part of a series of articles about Community-Led Philanthropy, co-hosted by GlobalGiving. The conversation explores the ways philanthropy …

News

Alliance anniversary poll: Gates and Ford had most positive impact over last 25 years

31 August 2021
Elika Roohi and Charles Keidan

Alliance readers have identified the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and The Ford Foundation as the two standout foundations which …

News

Here’s how philanthropy can change: editorial team shares recommendations in Alliance’s 100th issue

31 August 2021
Alliance magazine

Global philanthropy should increase diversity on every level and facilitate wider ownership of the philanthropy debate, increase levels of participation …

Practical advice

How to help Afghans? Suggestions for impactful and respectful giving

30 August 2021
Farahnaz Karim

The security and political crisis in Afghanistan has touched many around the world who are ready to help, host and …