From UK Giving to the World Giving Index, our research and insight helps to develop a greater understanding of the charity world.

CAF's publications encompass world class research on UK and international giving trends, philanthropy insight and comment from our Giving Thought think tank and reports from our Campaigns and Public Affairs team.
  • Brazil Giving 2017

    Our latest report looks into how people in Brazil give, the causes they support and why they give.
  • Philanthropy Comes of Age Blog

    We are delighted to share with you our blog on our new report, looking at the rise of donor advised giving in the UK.
  • Russia Giving 2017

    Unique insights into how people in Russia give, the causes they support and how much they donate.
  • Philanthropy Comes of Age 2017

    Our new report, in partnership with UK Community Foundations, looks at the rise of donor advised giving in the UK.
  • CAF Scotland Giving 2017

    Our exciting new report offers a unique insight into charitable trends across Scotland, and how these compare to the UK as a whole.

Campaigns and Public Affairs

Find out more about our policy and campaigning work, which plays a vital role in representing the needs of donors and the charitable sector.

Giving Thought blog

The latest on key issues affecting civil society, philanthropy, social investment and using new technologies for social good.

Our Research

We provide free research and analysis helping to influence the decisions of charities, companies, donors, policy-makers, researchers and journalists worldwide.