Rethinking transparency — it’s not a dirty word

It is time for Australian philanthropy​ to move past its negative associations with the word transparency, writes Krystian Seibert, Policy & Research Manager with Philanthropy Australia. “Better information will enable a more strategic approach to philanthropy, helping ensure that there is less duplication and more coordination and collaboration between philanthropic organisations.”

Bill and Melinda Gates foster philanthropy down under

Bill and Melinda Gates recently met with some of Australia’s wealthiest next gens as part of a programme to promote philanthropy among the nation’s younger high net worth individuals. The meeting was orchestrated by WINGS member Philanthropy Australia, which represents wealthy philanthropic families and their foundations, as well as corporate trusts.