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New government fund to encourage investment in women-led enterprises
Social Finance

New government fund to encourage investment in women-led enterprises

Luke Michael | 2 July 2020

The fund will take a gender lens investment approach and use the private sector to help meet Australia’s developmental objectives 

Philanthropy leaders share insights into funding intentions and directions
Philanthropy  |  RESET 2020 case study

Philanthropy leaders share insights into funding intentions and directions

Julia Keady | 2 July 2020

Watch the highlights from a two-part live show with five philanthropy sector leaders.

Why youth services must be accessible
Social Affairs  |  Youth matters

Issy Orosz | 1 July 2020

The role of management in government engagement
Policy  |  Happenings on the hill

Neil Pharaoh | 1 July 2020

Aussie B Corps vow to become 'better together'
Good Business

Luke Michael | 1 July 2020

How business can thrive and look after the planet at the same time
Good Business  |  Hot Topic

Nikki Stefanoff | 30 June 2020

Big Melbourne corporates sign up to renewable future
Good Business

Maggie Coggan | 30 June 2020

Companies call on Facebook to #StopHateforProfit
Good Business

Luke Michael | 29 June 2020

What NFP workers need to know about care in the time of COVID – Part four
Careers  |  Opinion

Rachel Clark | 29 June 2020

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A step-by-step guide to impact investing

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA) has published a new handbook on impact investing. Two years in the making, the guide aims to help investors navigate what impact investing really is, and put in place a strategy that works to achieve their goals.

Teen recognised for Indigenous human rights work

Liberty Victoria has honoured Arrente and Garrwa teen Dujuan Hoosan with the Young Voltaire Human Rights Award. At the age of 12, Hoosan was the youngest person ever to address the UN, where he asked global leaders to support Australia to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 14 years, and for First Nations languages to be taught in schools.

Fellowships worth $50,000 up for grabs

Applications for the 2021 Westpac Social Change Fellowships are now open, giving 10 social changemakers access to a bespoke leadership and personal development training program worth up to $50,000. Apply here, or nominate someone that would benefit from the scholarship here.

Paul Ramsay Foundation provides $18 million NFP boost

The Paul Ramsay Foundation is bringing forward an extra $18 million in emergency funding to support Australian not for profits and for-purpose organisations struggling during the COVID-19 crisis. This funding is in addition to the $9 million committed in March to help at the start of the pandemic lockdown.   

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