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Canadians come together to promote funder collaboration

Hilary Pearson 31 October 2012

Funders working together – the increasing interest in this approach in Canada denotes the coming to maturity of Canadian philanthropy. This was one of the conclusions of a symposium on the topic organized by Philanthropic …

The demonization of dissent – Canadian style

12 Patrick Johnston 10 April 2012

When a law firm advises its clients to be ‘very careful’ about something, the wise client will pay close attention.  So it was for Canadian foundations and charities following introduction of the federal government’s recent …

Thoughts after the second day of the CIVICUS 2011 World Assembly

3 Patrick Johnston 12 September 2011

It is late Sunday afternoon and the end of the second day of the 10th CIVICUS World Assembly, being held in Montréal. There is one more day to come. I am a bit weary and …