The Business of Philanthropy – a series of conversations with thought and action global leaders hosted by Badr Jafar, Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at the University of Cambridge, exploring the changing nature of philanthropy within and from the emerging markets.
Mike Milken; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Listen to this conversation between Badr Jafar, Founding Patron of Centre for Strategic Philanthropy, and Mike Milken, Chairman of the Milken Institute, an accomplished philanthropist, financier, and public health and medical research innovator, as they discuss the optimal role for private philanthropy in the field of medical research, the potential that technology holds for transforming philanthropic impact and more.
HRH Princess Lamia Bint Majed Saud AlSaud; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Hailing from Saudi Arabia, the largest economy in the Arab region, HRH Princess Lamia Al Saud, the Secretary General and a member of the Board of Trustees of Al Waleed Philanthropies, speaks to Badr Jafar about the organization’s humanitarian aid efforts around the world, its role in supporting the country’s Vision2030 strategy, and her advocacy work in support of women.
Professor Klaus Schwab; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Listen to this conversation with Prof. Klaus Schwab, Founder & Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, where he shares his hopes for the coming years, and discusses issues around inclusivity, and the most effective ways to elevate diverse voices in the global agenda. Other topics discussed include the evolving role of #philanthropy, the power shifts taking place towards global growth markets, and the outlook for youth engagement.
Bill Gates; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Will COVID-19 have a lasting impact on how people will think about the role of private philanthropy in responding to global challenges? Is there a rise in philanthropic activity within and from emerging markets? What are the best ways to successfully engage and collaborate with the next generation of strategic philanthropists? Bill Gates weighs in on these key questions in this interview with Badr Jafar.
Kristalina Georgieva; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Listen to this insightful interview with #IMF’s Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva and the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy’s Founding Patron Badr Jafar as they discuss the evolving role of #philanthropy and the related opportunities and challenges around the strategic deployment of vast sums of philanthropic capital to help solve our world’s greatest challenges. #TheBusinessofPhilanthropy
Professor Stephen Toope; A Conversation with Badr Jafar
Listen to this conversation between University of Cambridge Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen Toope, and CSP Founding Patron Badr Jafar, discussing the links between academic research to impactful and scalable #philanthropy within and from the emerging markets.