January 5, 2016

The Foundation sector in Spain (Spanish)

The Spanish Association of Foundations has launched on June 2015 a study on the foundation sector in the country, which subscribes to the Data Charter’s principles. It is the second study of this kind done by the organization after it identified the need for reliable, consistent, and continuous information on the sector. For more information visit their website.

December 4, 2015

New research on individual giving in Turkey

WINGS Global Philanthropy Data Charter Workshop took place at an opportune time as the Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV), a member of WINGS, is wrapping up a much needed, comprehensive research on individual giving in Turkey. TUSEV manages the Philanthropy Infrastructure Development in Turkey Project, aiming to improve the culture of giving and strategic philanthropy by way of conducting

November 6, 2014

Guidelines for Effective Philanthropic Engagement (GEPEs) – Mexico Country Pilot

The Guidelines for Effective Philanthropic Engagement (GEPEs) are a practical tool to bridge the communication and collaboration gap between foundations and governments, as well as other development stakeholders, with the aim of improving development outcomes. Building on the political acknowledgement by the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation (GPEDC) at its High-Level Meeting, a set of country pilots with interested

August 25, 2014

Partnership Platform for Philanthropy

Helping philanthropy better understand the opportunities for engaging in global development goal processes Over the past decade, the Millennium Development Goals, or MDGs, have been critical in mobilizing resources and driving real progress on some of the world’s most pressing problems. With the MDGs’ deadline of 2015 fast approaching, discussion over what should succeed these goals — known as the

Community Foundation Atlas

As part of its contribution to the 100th anniversary of the movement, the Cleveland Foundation has collaborated with the Foundation Center, the Global Fund for Community Foundations and the Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS) to develop a freely accessible online information platform for the field. Community foundations from all over the world provided their institutional information for the Atlas to