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Funding Social Justice

Interview with Betty Murungi, Alliance magazine, June 2005. Urgent Action Fund–Africa was established in Kenya in August 2001. The basic aim: to support the work of women in Africa through rapid response grant making and unique initiatives that support women’s...

African Regional Philanthropy: Time to Take Off?

By Akwasi Aidoo, Alliance magazine, December 2004. Why do people give to others? I believe there are two primary conditions that impel philanthropy: a moral concern to help and the opportunity to make a difference. The first of these has always been present in Africa....