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News

Community Justice Fund secures £5 million in funding

19 July 2020
Alliance magazine

The Community Justice Fund, an initiative between the Access to Justice Foundation and five other leading social welfare funders, has …

News

Open Society Foundations pledges $20 million for racial equity causes

18 July 2020
Alliance magazine

The Open Society Foundations announced this week that it would be investing $220 million in efforts to achieve racial equality …

Opinion

New report from Candid asks how do we bridge the peacebuilding gap?

18 July 2020
Dawn Shackels

The Foundations for Peace Network is delighted to contribute to the ‘Philanthropy for a safe, healthy and just world‘ survey …

Opinion

Royal patronages of charities have no discernible effect

17 July 2020
Caroline Fiennes

Nearly 1,200 UK charities have Royal patrons. Mindful that some donors are much less helpful than they think they are, …

News

UK charities should not seek Royal patrons expecting them to help much, new research shows

17 July 2020
Alliance magazine

A Royal patronage for your charity may not lead to as much as you hope, according to new research published …

News

Cambridge Sustainability Commission to focus on sustainable behaviour

17 July 2020
Alliance magazine

KR Foundation, together with the Cambridge Sustainability Commission from the Cambridge University Press, is launching a project to help inform …

Conference reports

Collaborative philanthropy: Is now the time?

16 July 2020
Éilis Murray

In a world of increasing uncertainty collaboration is more and more essential. Exploring the theme presents opportunity to understand both …

Opinion

Infrastructure is so much more than bricks and mortar

16 July 2020
Carl Manlan and Michael Mapstone

Often when people speak about the need for infrastructure development in Africa, they are discussing bricks and mortar, improved physical …

News

Delphine Moralis appointed first female Chief Executive of EFC

15 July 2020
Alliance magazine

The European Foundation Centre has appointed Delphine Moralis as Chief Executive. Moralis, who will take up the position in September, …

Opinion

Equipping young people with the skills of the past for the work of the future

15 July 2020
Abeer Al Fouti

Today the world marks an International Youth Skills Day like no other – 2020 not only heralded the beginning of …

Opinion

This is how philanthropic institutions and social movements can work together effectively

14 July 2020
Huub Schreurs

After reading the latest issue of Alliance magazine, I note a lot of concern on both sides to achieve effective …

Opinion

Philanthropy for a safe, healthy, and just world: New report explores peacebuilding and philanthropy

14 July 2020
Catriona Gourlay

In 2019, Candid and Centris, with support from PeaceNexus Foundation, conducted a survey, Philanthropy for a Safe, Healthy, and Just …