Philanthropy Impact

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Every day in over 100 countries around the world, hundreds of thousands of people are arbitrarily detained, tortured, and denied access to counsel by the police.
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A coalition of international non-profit organisations including The Charity and Security Network (CSN), the European Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ECNL), the European Foundation Centre...

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When Edison started selling electricity in 1882, over a billion people lived off-grid. Today, despite huge advances in technology, that number remains unchanged.
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Imagine a girl growing up in one of the world’s poorest countries...
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What does it mean to be poor? Different things to different people, obviously. Relative poverty is a slippery concept, but no one has improved over what Adam Smith wrote back...
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In September 2015 the world will recommitment to a series of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Welcome to Issue 8 of Philanthropy Impact Magazine! In this issue the contributors will explore the challenges posed by inequality, and the ability for philanthropists to be part of a...
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" I was delighted to share my thoughts but rather daunted by the enormity of the question"
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Much has been written about the economic contribution of philanthropy. Giving apparently makes people happier and as such should be encouraged as a general improvement in wellbeing is a ‘good...