Subscribe for e-bulletins

Support our work

Search this site
Follow us
Resource overview

Search our resources

Clear all search filters

Resource categories

Resources by tag

For many of our resources you will need adobe reader. Follow the link below for a free copy.

If you have resources for community foundations that you would like to donate to this section please get in touch with us.

Thursday
Mar222018

Philanthropy in the Arab Region 

This report on philanthropy in the Arab region is part of a larger study, started in 2016, to review the current state of philanthropy in emerging economies and the role philanthropy is playing in the world today. This is the third report from the study - earlier editions focused on Indian Philanthropy and Russian Philanthropy.

The report provides an overview of the current state of philanthropy in the Arab region, particularly shining a light on new areas and innovation within philanthropy, and the implications of these for its future role. While it draws on existing reports and articles where available, the main aim is to throw light on Arab philanthropy through conversations with people who have been trying to promote, support or strengthen different areas of philanthropy. It looks at what currently exists in their particular area of philanthropy and what role it is playing in relation to the state and the private sector; what is driving it and what is holding it back; what potential role it could play and what is needed for the potential to be realized. It also shares examples of outstanding achievements.

Author: Caroline Hartnell

Published by: Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace

Published: March 2018

Download Philanthropy in the Arab Region’ (full report). The summary report is also available in Arabic and English

« How Community Philanthropy Shifts Power: What Donors Can Do to Make That Happen | Main | Local Leadership, Global Impact: Community Foundations and the Sustainable Development Goals »

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>