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Decolonizing giving
Dec 3, 2019

Decolonizing giving

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"New NAFTA" hits a snag. The EU pledges to cut greenhouse emissions to zero. How philanthropy follows a settler mentality. Facing philanthropy's history of exploitation and privilege.

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EU to press for Green New Deal of its own in Madrid

Dec 3, 2019
The new head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is planning to announce what she calls a “European Green New Deal."
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.
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Changing the field of philanthropy

With the exception of humanitarian aid, the majority of funding isn't reaching people of color, according to author and philanthropy expert Edgar Villanueva.
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The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer

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