The following is an excerpt from an article originally published in the September 2012 issue of Alliance magazine. The original article can be found here (PDF).
Too broad, too abstract, too ambitious, but most of all, too many cooks in the kitchen. These were some of the criticisms made of the Global Philanthropy Leadership Initiative (GPLI) when it began in 2009. Yet the various ingredients have mixed together successfully to produce two collaborative platforms, a framework for advancing the regulatory environment for cross-border philanthropy, and a roadmap to strengthen relations between foundations and multilateral organizations. Article by Sevdalina Rukanova.