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A New Era for African Philanthropy

Tuesday, September 13, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Robin Wehrlin
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A New Era for African Philanthropy

by Bheki Moyo

There has never been a greater time for African philanthropy and philanthropy in general than today. The momentum and interest around philanthropy have grown – at times surprisingly so, given that not so long ago philanthropy was accorded no role in formal and intergovernmental processes. Not many governments considered philanthropy in their policy processes; if they did, theywould do so in disparaging or suspecting ways. African governments viewed philanthropy (particularly international foundations) as part of a western agenda to influence regime change.

To learn more:

http://www.alliancemagazine.org/feature/a-new-era-for-african-philanthropy/ 


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