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Donors bring influence as well as money (AFR)

November 04th, 2013

The broader notion that universities need to secure private funding because governments can no longer bear the load throws up some other interesting questions, too.

In the US, there is debate about the influence that philanthropists such as Bill Gates are having on higher education.

By Joanna Mather

In conversation with Daniel Lee of the Levi Strauss Foundation

In conversation with Nicole Richards at the Philanthropy Meets Parliament Summit, Daniel Lee shared his insights on topics including the role of philanthropy as a driver of systems change which addresses root causes of social challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and government and what the new political environment in the United States means for philanthropy.

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