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The call for an enabling environment from the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) may prove a milestone for giving in EuropeThe first European Economic and Social Committee Opinion entirely dedicated to philanthropy comes at a crucial time and sets the tone for philanthropy-related debates throughout the new mandate of the European Parliament and Commission. At a time when core values such as democracy, rule of law and fundamental rights are being challenged in some Member States, philanthropy has a crucial role to play alongside wider civil society to defend our core values.

Alliance Issue: Human rights philanthropy; September 2019, Volume 24, Number 3