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Why Donors Should Take the Long View


Whenever a disaster happens, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy team goes to work quickly to assess a situation, reach out to our responding partners, and be the link between donors and organizations on the front lines. That work goes on … Continued

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10 Ways to Improve Our Response to Humanitarian Crises


A special World Humanitarian Summit Report: “Pivot Point in Philanthropy’s Contribution to Addressing Humanitarian Crises” My colleague Bill Patton and I recently authored a paper for the World Humanitarian Summit. The paper calls on the philanthropic community to take advantage … Continued

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WHS Panel: The Future of Philanthropy in Humanitarian Action

Today I was a panelist at a World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) session entitled “The Future of Philanthropy in Humanitarian Action.” My remarks were directed at a paper co-authored by CDP’s Vice President Regine Webster and Dr. William Patton that was … Continued