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Giving Thought

PODCASTS FROM GIVING THOUGHT

Our regular podcast series explores trends in global philanthropy and civil society.

About the Giving Thought podcast

The Giving Thought podcast is an exploration of trends in global philanthropy and civil society. Launched in 2017 it is recognised as an insightful and influential source of philanthropic debate.  Rhodri Davies director of our Giving Thought Think Tank hosts the podcast, discussing contemporary issues and interviewing sector experts. Search our podcasts by theme, listen in here or on iTunes and Libsyn.

Latest podcasts

  • new money

    Old money VS new money

    13 March 2018 - We explore what the difference between inherited and created wealth means for philanthropy with topics including; attitudes to wealth, future money and pre-commitment, and cryptophilanthropy.
  • death and taxes 2

    Philanthropy, death and taxes; part 2

    27 February 2018 - We look at the link between tax and philanthropy with topics including; importance and controversy, justifying philanthropic tax breaks and do philanthropic tax breaks work?
  • death and taxes 1

    Philanthropy, death and taxes; part 1

    13 February 2018 - We consider the influence of mortality on giving with topics including; the history of death and philanthropy, giving while living vs. waiting 'til you are gone, and the future of death.
  • philanthropy and technology

    Philanthropy and technology

    30 January 2018 - This podcast discusses the relationship between philanthropy and technology, including supporting technology, harnessing technology and challenging technology.
  • is philanthropy rational 150

    Is philanthropy rational?

    16 January 2018 - Rhodri asks whether philanthropy is rational, and what lessons we should take from our answer to this question.
  • 2018 predictions 150

    2018 predictions

    3 January 2018 - Rhod considers the challenges and opportunities facing charities, donors and civil society organisations around the globe in the coming year.

Podcast host

Rhodri Davies

Rhodri Davies

Head of Policy

Rhodri leads Giving Thought, our in-house think tank focusing on current and future issues affecting philanthropy and civil society. Rhodri has spent nearly a decade specialising in public policy around philanthropy and the work of charities, and has researched, written and presented on a wide range of topics. He has a first-class degree in Mathematics and Philosophy from the University of Oxford.   Read more about Rhodri

E:
givingthought@cafonline.org

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