An Interview With Axelle Davezac Of Fondation de France

An Interview With Axelle Davezac Of Fondation de France

Axelle Davezac is the Director General of Fondation de France.   1- Can you please tell us a bit about you and Fondation de France? Fondation de France will celebrate its 50th anniversary next year. It was founded at the end of the 1960’s as a tool to develop private philanthropy in France and to respond…

Goodbye Interview With WINGS Board Member- Ana Toni

Interview with departing Board Member- Ana Toni

Ana Toni is the Executive Director of Instituto Clima e Sociedade (iCS) and Co-Founder of GIP (Public Interest Management). From 2003 until May 2011, Ana Toni was the Representative for the Ford Foundation in Brazil, during which time she oversaw the Foundation’s work in the areas of human rights, sustainable development, racial and ethical discrimination,…

WINGS Staff Interview- Sarah Brown-Campello

WINGS Staff Interview- Sarah Brown-Campello

This is the third 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 Sarah Brown-Campello . You can see profiles of all the staff…

An Interview With Àngel Font of La Caixa Banking Foundation

An Interview With Àngel Font Of La Caixa Banking Foundation

Thanks to Mr. Àngel Font, the corporate director of Strategy and Research at “la Caixa” Banking Foundation for being interviewed:   1- ”la Caixa” Banking Foundation has gone through some important changes and it is now among the most prominent foundations in the world: how is your strategy evolving and how do you consider the foundation’s…

Funder Interview- Pam Foster, Chief Operating Officer, Co-Impact

Pam Foster introduces Co-Impact, an ambitious joint fund

Thank you to Pam for agreeing to be interviewed. 1. Can you please tell us a bit about Co-Impact and how this idea evolved to what it is now? What approaches and forms of social investment will you use: grantmaking, operations, grantees’ capacity building, advocacy work on issues supported, impact investing, etc.? Co-Impact began with…

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…