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Foundations, European: International Activities

  • By: Diana Leat
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

In theory, philanthropic foundations, whether giving grants to other organizations or operating their own programs, have the potential to work in every part of the globe, acting to redistribute resources from those who have most to those who have least—and in ...

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