At the closing plenary of the EFC AGA last week, Jordi Vaquer of OSI Europe talked about the crises in Europe and the role that foundations need to be cognizant of playing within this context – essentially calling us to be much more intentional about how we use the advantages we have as foundations. Article by Halima Mahomed.
The impact of philanthropy is often constrained by concerns around the symptoms of poverty and injustice, missing in the process the factors that perpetuate them. Good social justice grantmaking attempts to ultimately address the root causes and mechanisms that underlie unjust treatment.
How can your organisation enhance its collaborative efforts? Examples include collaborative efforts of the Zimbabwe Alliance and online collaboration tools and resources.