Category Archives: Observations

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

Bono: Time to Think Bigger About the Refugee Crisis – The New York Times

It is time for a Marshall Plan to address the problem. Source: Bono: Time to Think Bigger About the Refugee Crisis – The New York Times

Bono: Time to Think Bigger About the Refugee Crisis – The New York Times

It is time for a Marshall Plan to address the problem. Source: Bono: Time to Think Bigger About the Refugee Crisis – The New York Times

Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers and the EU-Turkey Migrant Deal · Global Voices

“That that Panama Papers and refugee deal stories arrived in newsrooms and social media timelines in quick succession set the stage for a debate about the unfair allocation of wealth.” Source: Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers

Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers and the EU-Turkey Migrant Deal · Global Voices

“That that Panama Papers and refugee deal stories arrived in newsrooms and social media timelines in quick succession set the stage for a debate about the unfair allocation of wealth.” Source: Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers

Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

A new US-Australia collaborative study has exposed a “data deficit” when it comes to information about Australian philanthropy and what it is funding. Source: Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

A new US-Australia collaborative study has exposed a “data deficit” when it comes to information about Australian philanthropy and what it is funding. Source: Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report is based on the survey results of 2,780 NGOs worldwide. Source: 25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report is based on the survey results of 2,780 NGOs worldwide. Source: 25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

Africa and the art of giving: a fresh breed is doing an old thing in new inspiring ways | MG Africa

The “Kenyans for Kenya” fundraising campaign aimed to $5.28 million in one month. That target was reached in 10 days Source: Africa and the art of giving: a fresh breed is doing an old thing in new inspiring ways |

Africa and the art of giving: a fresh breed is doing an old thing in new inspiring ways | MG Africa

The “Kenyans for Kenya” fundraising campaign aimed to $5.28 million in one month. That target was reached in 10 days Source: Africa and the art of giving: a fresh breed is doing an old thing in new inspiring ways |

Satellite Images Can Pinpoint Poverty Where Surveys Can’t – The New York Times

Information that can be gathered from novel sources, using algorithms, can help determine the best places to spend limited resources. Source: Satellite Images Can Pinpoint Poverty Where Surveys Can’t – The New York Times

Satellite Images Can Pinpoint Poverty Where Surveys Can’t – The New York Times

Information that can be gathered from novel sources, using algorithms, can help determine the best places to spend limited resources. Source: Satellite Images Can Pinpoint Poverty Where Surveys Can’t – The New York Times

Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development Progress

This paper looks at how inequality evolves in relation to growth, focussing on the primacy of policy processes in shaping the nature of growth and its impact on inequality. Source: Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development

Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development Progress

This paper looks at how inequality evolves in relation to growth, focussing on the primacy of policy processes in shaping the nature of growth and its impact on inequality. Source: Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development

The Latest in Social Impact Investing: An Online Matchmaking Platform

Enable Impact matches investors to social impact companies or projects looking for Series A funding to scale up operations. Source: The Latest in Social Impact Investing: An Online Matchmaking Platform

The Latest in Social Impact Investing: An Online Matchmaking Platform

Enable Impact matches investors to social impact companies or projects looking for Series A funding to scale up operations. Source: The Latest in Social Impact Investing: An Online Matchmaking Platform