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Insurance Journal: Activist Group Says U.S. Insurers Trying to Weaken Climate-Related Regulations

national levels. “’There’s a striking disconnect between what major insurance companies are publicly saying about climate change risks and what their industry associations are telling policymakers,’ InfluenceMap Sustainable Finance Analyst…

Deploying Finance Strategies To Win Justice and Change

…religious organizations for decades. In the 1980s South Africa’s anti-apartheid movement built an international divestment campaign that was instrumental in transforming that society. Building on the lessons from that powerful…

“Philanthropy Must Declare A Climate Emergency” -Ellen Dorsey in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Wallace Global Fund Executive Director Ellen Dorsey penned an op-ed in The Chronicle of Philanthropy about how philanthropy must react to the climate crisis. In it, she challenges foundations to…

WGF’s Scott Wallace Joins Global Citizen for Global Goal Live

NEW YORK and BRUSSELS: On June 27th, ‌‌international‌ ‌advocacy‌ ‌organization‌ Global Citizen and the European Commission (EC)‌ hosted Global Goal: Unite for Our Future – The Summit and The Concert,…

Philanthropy News Digest: Five Questions for Ellen Dorsey of Wallace Global Fund

Philanthropy News Digest spoke with Wallace Global Fund’s Ellen Dorsey about the fund’s decision-making process, the moral obligations of foundations in a time of crisis, and the longer-term consequences of…

Divest-Invest Movement Surpasses $5 Trillion USD Threshold

…WGF Executive Director Ellen Dorsey accepted the inaugural Nelson Mandela-Graça Machel Innovation Award for Brave Philanthropy on behalf of Divest-Invest Philanthropy, a coalition of 155 foundations, family offices, and charities…

In A Move that Directly Threatens the Future of Free and Fair Elections, Supreme Court Agrees To Consider Redistricting Case, Moore v. Harper

Mark Alias writes in Democracy Docket, that the case coming under consideration by the Supreme Court “could shake the foundations of federalism and judicial review and undermine the tools available…