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If governments act now, the future of philanthropy could be bright, with people all over the world engaging in supporting a vibrant civil society and addressing social needs.


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Unlocking the potential of global philanthropy

This report aims to estimate the possible extent of charitable giving around the world if governments and the voluntary sector were to harness the potential of the huge expansion of the middle classes.
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Enabling an independent not-for-profit sector

This report warns that poor legislation on not-for-profit campaigning and independence could jeopardise efforts to promote giving among new generations of middle class people emerging across the world.


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