Introducing WINGS Board – Interview with T. Başak Ersen

Introducing WINGS Board – Başak Ersen

  1) Tell us a bit about your current work and background I am the Secretary General of the Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV) since 2011. TUSEV is a membership based private foundation. Currently, the organization has 114 foundations and associations as members.  As TUSEV we are working for a more enabling legal and…

The Changing Face Of Philanthropy

The Changing Face Of Philanthropy

  By Debasish Mitter- Country Director, India, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation The philosophy, scope and even the ‘currency’ of giving have seen dramatic shifts in keeping with the nature of the challenges faced by society. And it augurs well for the development sector. It’s not just the nature and extent of development problems that have…

Finally! A Global (Data) Language!

Finally! A Global (Data) Language!

Trying to get global consensus on anything is nearly impossible. But in collaboration with a dynamic cohort of individuals and organizations, we’ve managed to develop a new manifesto with respect to the structure and sharing of data about global philanthropy that is valued across contexts. Meet the new Global Data Charter. Philanthropy, and more broadly,…

WINGS Staff Interview- Julia Catani

WINGS Staff Interview- Julia Catani

This is the second in a series of interviews with the WINGS staff team. It will give you the opportunity to get to know a bit more about them and the work that they do. The staff member we want to introduce you to today is Julia Catani. You can see profiles of all the staff…