Winter 2009: Politics and philanthropy

Winter 2009

Winter 2009: Politics and philanthropy


‘It was the best of times; it was the worst of times' ... the opening line to Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities is apt today.

We are facing difficult social and environmental challenges - a deep recession and stark warnings of a global climate disaster among them. But we are also on the brink of a new era of social provision, one that requires a spirit of openness, collaboration and involvement from many players. Philanthropy is one of those players and governments (and governments-to-be) are keen to involve with philanthropy in its many guises.

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Magazine article
... than policies to promote giving? In the spirit of the giving season we have asked organisations and individuals from the philanthropy community to share their philanthropic “Dear Santa” lists...