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International Giving: Issues related to Cross Border Giving

Autumn 2015

International Giving: Issues related to Cross Border Giving

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Welcome to Issue 9 of Philanthropy Impact Magazine. In this issue the authors have written about the challenges and opportunities of transnational giving. Some of the issues concerning philanthropists interested in transnational giving are regulations, legal issues, tax and politics and these can be worrying to philanthropists and social investors. However, giving across borders presents a significant opportunity to philanthropists, social investors and to service delivers. Read on for articles on all these topics. We hope you will enjoy issue 9. 

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In this article the author explores transnational giving and how the European framework shapes the issue of giving globally.
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Foundations and individuals are more mobile and give in many various ways, fund activites in multiple locations and geographies and have assets and interests worldwide. In this article Hanna Surmatz...
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This article explores the challenges which arises when laws are proposed an enacted by governments aimed at restricting the registration, operation, and crossborder funding of NGOs. In addition, it also...
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In this article the author tells us about the newly launched Sage Foundation which will roll out globally from October and how they plan to contribute to commuities through innovative...
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In this article, the author explores how philanthropists can contribute by supporting refugees and programmes that strengthen refugees possibilities to work and contribute to their community.
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In this article the authors, Paul Polak and Mal Warwick, examines how a different view on eradicating poverty is necessary and how business plays a roll in this equation.
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In this article the author explores how philanthropy can have an important place in family governance (FG).
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In this article the author outlines how social businesses can expand internationally and what the key challenges could be, but also what you can do to avoid them.
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This articles explores the innovating changes Asian philanthropy is currently undergoing.