Features and Opinions
As fundraisers in Finland prepare for a new regulatory environment, the Finnish Fundraising Association (VaLa ry) maintains its focus on influencing those changes to ensure that regulation will not become overly burdensome or restrictive for nonprofits.
Fundraising Europe interviews Secretary General, Pia Tornikoski, about the work of the association and the challenges that lie ahead.
With greater mobility, growing awareness of international causes and the growth of cross-border giving, donor behaviour is changing. Transnational giving in Europe is growing, but legal and fiscal hurdles remain a significant challenge says Ludwig Forrest, Philanthropy Advisor at the King Baudouin Foundation and Coordinator of Transnational Giving Europe.