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Providing expert insight and stimulating debate on trends in global philanthropy and civil society.

LATEST CHARITY, PHILANTHROPY AND POLICY VIDEOS

Catch up on some of our latest Giving Thought think tank videos, including the technological advancements fueling UK and global giving and the challenges facing charities in 2017 and beyond.

CAF at Tech:UK Blockchain for Good Event

Rhodri Davies talks about our work at a Tech:UK event in May 2017

Rhodri guests on blockchain & Effective Altruism podcast

Rhodri Davies joins Rhys Lindmark on his 'Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future' podcast

Giving Unchained: Could blockchain technology revolutionise charitable giving?

Rhodri Davies talks about our report Giving Unchained, which explores the potential for blockchain technology to transform giving.

Public Good by Private Means Book Launch

CAF CEO, Sir John Low, introduces Rhodri Davies at the launch of his book, Public Good by Private Means

Brave new world, with Rhodri Davies

Could this be philanthropy's finest hour? Rhodri Davies, Giving Thought Programme Leader at CAF, discusses the challenges and opportunities facing philanthropists.

Together We're Better 2016 Conference

Here Rhodri Davies talks about our work on blockchain and giving at the Together We're Better 2016 conference

CHARITABLE GIVING VIDEO ARCHIVE

TEDx Talk: Philanthropy and the City of London

Rhodri Davies at TEDx Squaremile in Nov 2014. The theme of the event was the power of purpose.

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Block & Tackle | Could blockchain technology transform charity regulation?

Rhodri Davies talks about out report Block & Tackle, in which we consider the possibility of using blockchain technology to create civil society organisations.

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Giving for the City


Looking to philanthropy as a way of reconnecting people with places and spaces.

Public Good by Private Means


Our book tells the story of philanthropy through the ages, and examines the relationship between philanthropists, the state and society.

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Rhodri Davies

Head of Policy

Rhodri leads Giving Thought, CAF’s 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.

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