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Opening up views on corporate foundations

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20.11.2017

Foundations take many forms; those funded by companies represent a distinct group. Corporate foundations offer advantages over other types of private sector philanthropy.

A new Syngenta Foundation paper examines this topic in general, and 'agri-philanthropy' in particular. Former Director Marco Ferroni and his co-author ask if corporate foundations offer the best of both worlds. The conclusion is... they can do!  Close alignment of expertise between a company and the related foundation definitely makes sense. 

The paper also highlights special features of the working model pursued by the Syngenta Foundation.