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Alliance digital event: Climate finance and philanthropy: beyond carbon offsets

Amy McGoldrick 16 September 2022

Institutional philanthropy is in a significant moment of change. It is vitally important to think about the opportunities for foundations for strategies that go beyond carbon emissions. In this event, we partnered with Mercer to …

Within our culture of violence, normalizing sex buying as freedom begs another look

2 Panagiota Caralis 16 September 2022

As millions of Ukrainian women and children are forced to flee their homes in hopes of surviving Russia’s war, they face another significant threat: men seeking to buy sex and the dangers of getting lured …

Can philanthropy rise to the challenge of combating climate change?

Phil Buchanan, Naomi Orensten and Katarina Malmgren 10 September 2022

Climate change is widely acknowledged as the existential crisis of our time, a ‘code red for humanity‘, in the words of United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. With the Senate’s passage of the Inflation Reduction Act last month …

Policy matters because people matter: Advocacy to amplify survivor voices to end sexual violence

7 Janet Jensen 9 September 2022

Prostitution is violence against people. There, I said it. One quick internet search to try and back up that statement renders opinions from all over the map. Words like criminalization, full and partial decriminalization, Equality …

Peer Dialogue: Stepping into a new kind of power

Shonali Banerjee, Urvi Shriram and Edgar Villanueva 6 September 2022 For Subscribers

Renowned author, philanthropy expert and principal of Decolonizing Wealth Project and Liberated Capital, Edgar Villanueva explains to guest editors Shonali Banerjee and Urvi Shriram* why truth, reconciliation and repair are key concepts in decolonising philanthropy …