Global Pluralism Award

By |June 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|

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Global Donors Forum 2016 Book Launch and Book Signing at the Topkapi Palace

By |June 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Tobias Jung and Jenny Harrow launched and signed their book – The Routledge Companion to Philanthropy at GDF2016 at Topkapi Palace in the presence of Royalty and the Mayor of Istanbul. Sensational.



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Professor Paul Palmer at the Academy of Philanthropy, Istanbul

By |May 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Action Aid talking about women’s leadership in humanitarian aid

By |May 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Resetting priorities in philanthropy

By |May 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Academy of Philanthropy Distiguished Guest Lecture – Professor Jenny Harrow

By |May 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|


GDF 2016 happening now in Istanbul

By |May 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Take Part in the GDF2016 International Survey on Giving

By |May 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|

In partnership with Plymouth University and the University of Hull
Learnings from the Survey will be presented in stages over the next 6-18 months and published in full at the
GDF 2018.

Global Donors 2016 25-26 May, Istanbul, 3 Weeks To Go

By |May 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

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Global Donors Forum 2016 Speaker List (latest)

By |April 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Keynote Address

Global Donors Forum 2016 Banquet Keynote by:
Honorable Recep Tayyip Erdogan
President of the Republic of Turkey

Speakers [Partial List Of Confirmed & Tentative Speakers]

H.E. Prof. Dr. Numan Kurtulmuş
Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey

H.E. Dr. Yalçın AKDOĞAN
Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey

H.E. Dr. Sare Davutoglu
Wife of the Prime Minister of Turkey

H.E. Datin Paduka Seri Rosmah Mansor
Wife of the Prime Minister of Malaysia

H.E. Ambassador Hesham Youssef
Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, OIC

H.E. Prof. Dr. Mahmud Erol Kilic
Secretary General, The Parliamentary Union ofthe OIC Member States

H.E. Dr. Sheikha Aisha bint Faleh Al Thani
Chair, Al-Faleh Group, Qatar

H.R.H Princess Nisreen El-Hashemite, PhD
Executive Director, Royal Academy of Science International Trust, United States

H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser
UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations

Shaarik H. Zafar
Special Representative to Muslim Communities, U.S. Department of State

H.E. Jorge Fernando Branco de Sampaio
Former President of Portugal

H.E. Victor-Viorel Ponta
Former Prime Minister of Romania

Khaled Mohammed Al Aboodi
CEO, Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector [ICD]

Dr. Serdar Cam
President, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency

Dr. Kadir Topbas
The Mayor of Istanbul

Ambassador Musa Kulaklikaya
Director General, SESRIC

Dr. Ibrahim Al Rajhi
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Faisal Al Roumi
CEO, Al Safwa for Development, Kuwait

Sayd Farook, PhD
Advisor, The Executive Office of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President & Prime Minister of the UAE & Ruler of Dubai

Mansoor Durrani, PhD
Senior Vice President and Head of Project Finance, National Commercial Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Kristiane Backer
TV Presenter, Journalist and Author of “From MTV to Mecca”, United Kingdom

Lauren Booth
Broadcaster, Journalist and Activist. Co-founder, Peace, United Kingdom

H.R.H Lamia Bint Majid Al Saud
Director General, Alwaleed Philanthropies, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

H.E. Najla Mohammed Al Kaabi
Assistant Undersecretary of International Development, United Arab Emirates

Fahad Al Sulaiti
CEO, Education Above All Foundation, Qatar

Farooq Burney
Executive Director, Al Fakhoora, Qatar

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed
The Founder and Chairman of BRAC, Bangladesh

Daniel Wordsworth
President, American Refugee Committee (ARC), United States

Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah Mahmood
Founder, Mercy Malaysia, Malaysia

Dr. Kerem Kinik
President, Turkish Red Crescent, Turkey

Jenny Harrow, PhD
Professor of Voluntary Sector Management, Cass Business School, City University London and Co-Director, ESRC Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy at Cass, United Kingdom

Paul Palmer, PhD
Professor of Voluntary Sector Management, and Associate Dean for Ethics, Sustainability and Engagement, Cass Business School, United Kingdom

Samir Qasim Fakhro, PhD
Senior Consultant, Innovation and Higher Education, Former President of Arab Open University, Kingdom of Bahrain

Abdul Malik Mujahid
Founding Chairman, Sound Vision Foundation, United States

Basit Bilal Koshul, PhD
Associate Professor, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan

Iqbal Noor Ali
Senior Advisor, Aga Khan Development Network, United States