All posts by Felix Oldenburg

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DAFNE and EFC present Philanthropy Manifesto with demands and promises

In just over 60 days, Europe will elect a new parliament. The paths ahead diverge perhaps like never before. The idea of a united, social Europe of citizens needs all the help it can get.

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Ranking Nonsense

Everybody loves rankings. Let's admit it, they attract clicks likephotos of cats. A few days ago, I followed the clickbait to a ranking of the world's largest foundations. Among them: the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Open Society Foundations – Welcome to Berlin

As recrimination and defamation by the Orban government is going on the Open Society Foundations moves all of its more than 100 staff to Berlin. It's a warning signal for civil society but also a tremendous opportunity for Berlin.

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Felix Oldenburg TEDx

NEXT!

The Association of German Foundations has initiated Next Philanthropy as a global collaboration to share knowledge, compare insights, and fuel a discussion. It has launched the first Next Philanthropy knowledge products.

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What is coming next in philanthropy?

Association of German Foundations and six partners join forces: Start for a global collaboration to share knowledge and kickstart a discussion about the future of philanthropy.

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Rainbow philanthropy

Talking about the rights of the LGBTI community is talking about citizens' rights. Secretary General Felix Oldenburg comments on why philanthropy should pay attention to LGBTI issues.

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Contrasts and Speed - Philanthropy in Asia

Over a thousand delegates met at the Asian Venture Philanthropy Association’s (AVPA) annual conference. Felix Oldenburg about Contrasts and Speed.

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Europa bei Nacht

A Single Market for Citizen Engagement, Charity and Philanthropy

"A Single Market for Citizens and Philanthropy" by Felix Oldenburg at the DLDeurope Conference 2016 in Brussels.

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