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Philanthropic changes

An article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review by Clare Woodcraft and Dr Kamal Munir of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at Cambridge Judge Business School outlines findings of a pandemic-induced shift in the Global North-Global South philanthropic power balance.…

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Omar Safeyeldin: Integrating philanthropic impact into business strategy

In this webinar, jointly hosted with the Tharawat Family Business Forum we explored the difference and overlaps between corporate and private giving. Our inspirational keynote speaker was Eng. Omar Safeyeldin, Chairman and CEO of Egyptian German Industrial Corporate who shared…

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HRH Princess Lamia Bint Majed Saud AlSaud in conversation with Badr Jafar

Hailing from Saudi Arabia, the largest economy in the Arab region, HRH Princess Lamia AlSaud, the Secretary General and a member of the Board of Trustees of Al Waleed Philanthropies speaks to Badr Jafar about the organisation’s role in supporting…

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HRH Princess Lamia Alsaud.

Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder of the World Economic Forum, speaks with Badr Jafar

Watch this conversation with Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, where he shares his hopes for the coming years, and discusses issues around inclusivity, and the most effective ways to elevate diverse voices in…

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Arabian Business: Gates Foundation boss on why philanthropy is on the rise in the Arab world

A report by the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy on the effect of the pandemic on philanthropy in the Global South. The report looked at philanthropy in growth markets in the wake of the pandemic, highlighted that “the pandemic has encouraged grantees…

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CSP welcomes Dr Shonali Banerjee as new Research Associate

The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) is delighted to announce Dr Shonali Banerjee as its new Research Associate. Shonali Banerjee Shonali joined the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at Cambridge Judge Business School in February 2021. Her previous research focuses on…

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Shonali Banerjee.

New appointments in the CSP team

The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) is delighted to announce the appointment of two new team members: Di Kennedy, our new Centre Manager and Jack Lilley, our new Communications Manager. Di Kennedy Di joins us from the Institute of Criminology…

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A conversation with IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva

Watch this insightful interview with IMF​'s Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva and the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy's Founding Patron, Badr Jafar, as they discuss the evolving role of philanthropy​ and the related opportunities and challenges around the strategic deployment of vast…

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Kristalina Georgieva.

Towards a new balance of power in philanthropy

COVID-19 is accelerating an already exist trend: the awakening of institutional philanthropy in the global south. The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy’s Executive Director Clare Woodcraft and Academic Director Kamal Munir participated in this discussion exploring our recent research where we…

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The links between academic research and impactful & scalable philanthropy

Trillions of dollars are expected to be passed on to the next generation of aspiring philanthropists within the next decade. In this interview, the Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen Toope, and Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) Founding Patron Badr Jafar, discuss the…

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