October 13, 2021
African children looking at the camera

Challenges of decolonising charity communications highlighted in study

While pictures of children and families in poverty and ‘white saviour’ images are recognised as undignified and stereotypical by the public, these images still drive them […]
September 9, 2020
The Vatican

Fundraising ribbon embeds ethics at the heart of Italian fundraising profession

A certification mark – the fundraising ribbon – has been launched for nonprofits in Italy, awarded to those that commit to meet new professional fundraising criteria. […]
July 18, 2018
Ian MacQuillin

Expert View: Are we looking at accepting or refusing donations all wrong?

The dilemma of whether or not to accept a donation is one many charities face, with the processes and thinking fundraisers use often skewed towards refusal. […]
July 18, 2018
Eva Aldrich

Your Voice: Growing a global profession of ethical fundraisers

Good professional fundraising undoubtedly requires an ethical approach. Fundraising Europe interviews Eva E. Aldrich, President and CEO of CFRE International, about the importance of ethical fundraising, […]
July 18, 2018
Andrew Watt

How to embed ethical principles in fundraising

Public policy and advocacy expert Andrew Watt, senior principal of Accordant Philanthropy, explores the challenges of recent years that have brought ethics to the fore for […]
July 18, 2018

Statement of Ethical Principles approved at International Fundraising Summit

Twenty-two representatives from national fundraising associations including the European Fundraising Association met in London in July to approve a revised version of the International Statement of […]