#GivingTuesday wrap up!

by João Paulo Vergueiro, CEO of the Brazilian Fundraisers Association (ABCR) Yesterday we celebrated #GivingTuesday, the global campaign that is bringing attention to social causes and creating a culture of giving throughout the world. #GivingTuesday first emerged in the US with a clear purpose: Thanksgiving, BlackFriday and CyberMonday were huge movements encouraging –directly and indirectly – unrestrained consumption, though…

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…

Learnings From The SDG Transformation Forum

  Adam Pickering, International Policy Manager at Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) represented WINGS at the SDG Transformation Forum, a side event of Transformations 2017 in Dundee, Scotland on the 2nd of September. The purpose of the event was to bring a diverse range of experts from different fields to support collaborative action to attempt to…

Welcome, Isabela Carvalho!

Welcome, Isabela Carvalho!

  This week, we are extremely excited to be welcoming our new Program Coordinator, Isabela Carvalho, to the WINGS team! Isabela has several years of experience in the development sector including five years as Network and Project Manager for Ashoka Changemakers’ global initiatives, and, most recently, management of communications and integration for the United Nations in Angola,…