OECD publishes "Venture Philanthropy in Development" study

5/28/2014 - Networks

The OECD and its Global Network of Foundations Working for Development (netFWD) has published a study that seeks to characterize venture philanthropy.

The study explores ways in which this new form of philanthropic engagement is changing development and possible synergies with other development stakeholders for improved overall impact. 
The Edmond de Rothschild Foundations, a member of netFWD, is pleased that a number of its projects are featured as examples of this new brand of venture philanthropy.

You may find the executive summary here. To read the full report, click here.