November 28, 2023

Platform launches to boost cross-border fundraising & giving in Europe

Today, Giving Tuesday 2023, an online platform has launched that is aimed at helping charities elevate their fundraising efforts across Europe and boosting charitable giving across […]
November 8, 2023

Patrick Gibbels: EFA joins consortium working to further strengthen EU Directive on cross-border associations

This month, our Brussels correspondent Patrick Gibbels shares how EFA has joined a consortium of civil society organisations from across Europe that is working to further […]
October 4, 2023

Patrick Gibbels: Commission proposes to facilitate the activities of cross-border associations

Last month, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Directive on European cross-border associations, which should benefit nonprofits. Our Brussels correspondent Patrick Gibbels takes us […]
March 16, 2022

DFRV calls for regulation changes to speed up emergency aid response

The German fundraising association (DFRV) is calling for regulatory changes to help donations get to their intended destination quickly in emergency situations. With support urgently needed […]
October 26, 2021

European Parliament discusses need for a Single Market for Philanthropy

A debate on the need for ‘A Single Market for Philanthropy’ launched at the European Parliament’s plenary on 21 October. The aim of the initiative is […]
July 1, 2020

First transnational giving platform launches to facilitate European cross-border philanthropy

The first online European cross-border giving platform launched this week, facilitating tax-effective philanthropy across Europe. The Transnational Giving Platform, built by the Transnational Giving Europe Network, […]