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Opinion

Healing is Justice: How funders respond

9 June 2019
Shaena Johnson

We’re at an important crossroads in this political moment. The rise of police brutality and the rampant increase of transphobic, …

News

Jack Ma reappointed as United Nations SDG Advocate

8 June 2019
Alliance magazine

Philanthropist and co-founder of the Alibaba group has been reappointed to the UN’s panel of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Advocates. …

News

Founders commit further $16 million to Freedom Fund

7 June 2019
Alliance magazine

The Freedom Fund announced the Fund’s three founders – Minderoo Foundation’s Walk Free initiative, Legatum Foundation and Humanity United – …

News

German philanthropy award celebrates community foundations

6 June 2019
Alliance magazine

The 2019 German funders award has been given to the German community foundation movement. It is the first time the …

Practical advice

How to build a community that works towards your goals

6 June 2019
Asian Venture Philanthropy Network

Credit Suisse is leading a movement to help social enterprises thrive Challenge Funders and resource providers are often working in …

News

Peace building is lowest priority for social change funders according to major new survey

6 June 2019
Alliance magazine

The early results from a survey called ‘Philanthropy for a safe, healthy and just world’ have been published in the …

Opinion

With peoples’ protests mounting, why are philanthropists lagging behind on climate change?

5 June 2019
Lindley Mease

A groundswell of community-owned solutions requires investment. People are taking to the streets on climate change around the globe, tired …

Conference reports

Reflections from the Philanthropy New Zealand Summit

4 June 2019
Ken Whitney

Thinking deeply about the role of trust in philanthropy was the theme of the Philanthropy New Zealand Summit recently held …

Opinion

Peace funding: It’s time to break the mould

3 June 2019
Rick van der Woud

Peace is never a quick fix. Everyone knows that. The field of peace and reconciliation needs patient and committed funders, …

Opinion

Buen vivir as a pathway to durable peace and a healthy planet

2 June 2019
Katherine Zavala

An Indigenous idea helps redefine how we care for each other and Mother Earth. ‘Everyone can conjure up what ‘buen …

Interview

Interview with Dr. Frank Niederländer, BMW Foundation

1 June 2019
Alliance magazine

Alliance magazine speaks to Dr. Frank Niederländer from the BMW Foundation ahead of the C-Summit in September 2019. Jointly organised …

Opinion

The unsung heroes in peace building

1 June 2019
Uzra Zeya

We live in an era of disruption. Nearly 70 million people are displaced worldwide – the highest number ever recorded …