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Opinion Matthew D. Bird and Vicente M. León 15 October 2021

Strengthening global institutional philanthropy: insights from Latin America

Institutional philanthropy in low- and middle-income countries is young, vibrant, and growing. Yet the nature of these philanthropic organisations differs from those in high-income countries, where operating environments benefit from an established philanthropic ecosystem. But …

News Alliance magazine 14 October 2021

Over 20 foundations join to commit $223 million to reducing methane emissions

More than 20 leading philanthropic organisations have partnered to commit $223 million to drastically reducing methane emissions around the world. The effort – which includes the Hewlett Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, CIFF, and the IKEA Foundation, …

News Alliance magazine 14 October 2021

Philanthropy Together launches racial equity programme for giving circles globally

Philanthropy Together — a global initiative to diversify and democratize philanthropy through scaling and strengthening giving circles — has launched a Community of Practice programme focused on racial equity. The organisation hopes that the programme …

News Alliance magazine 14 October 2021

New report offers advice for grantmakers working in Africa

A new report from the Africa Grantmakers’ Affinity Group shares advice and reflections by individuals engaged in grantmaking in Africa. The report surveyed 17 individuals over a period from November 2019 to February 2020 who …

Opinion Dana R. H. Doan 13 October 2021

How should we measure the impact of philanthropy that supports community-led change?

This article is part of a series of articles about Community-Led Philanthropy, co-hosted by GlobalGiving. The conversation explores the ways philanthropy can support community-led change. The pressure to provide evidence of social impact has grown steadily …

Interview Elika Roohi and Charles Keidan 12 October 2021 For Subscribers

New currents: EFC Chief Executive Delphine Moralis on the sea-change in European philanthropy

Last summer, the European Foundation Centre (EFC) announced a change in leadership. Long-time CEO Gerry Salole would be stepping down after 15 years and succeeding him would be Delphine Moralis – then the Secretary General …

News Alliance magazine 12 October 2021

Philanthropy centre joins women’s university to explore impact, potential for philanthropy in Pakistan

The Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy has joined the Fatima Jinnah Women University in establishing a programme of activities that will promote philanthropy knowledge and community development across the country. The collaboration between PCP and FJWU …

Opinion Tory Martin 11 October 2021

Is American philanthropy paying attention to the student loan debt crisis?

Nearly 43 million Americans hold student loan debt — from federal loan programs, private institutions, or other sources. Their cumulative total amounts to about $1.7 trillion. The economic and social burdens posed by student debt …

News Alliance magazine 10 October 2021

Austrian foundation ERSTE Stiftung appoints new CEO

Austrian Foundation ERSTE Stiftung has appointed Boris Marte as CEO. Marte has been a member of the foundation’s Managing Board since 2016, as well as acting as deputy CEO. He replaces Mario Catasta. The chairman …