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Power, Philanthropy and Inequality

Hosted by the Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship

Wolfson Theatre, New Academic building


Dr Luna Glucksberg

Dr Luna Glucksberg

Sonia Medina

Sonia Medina


Stephan Chambers

Stephan Chambers

Less than 2% of global philanthropic capital is dedicated to climate causes despite the very widely shared view that climate represents a genuine and urgent crisis. Join our panel of experts to discuss giving, power, inequality and the climate crisis. 

Dr Luna Glucksberg ( @luna_inequality) Research Fellow, LSE’s International Inequalities Institute.

Sonia Medina (@medinagomez) is Executive Director for Climate at CIFF (Children’s Investment Fund Foundation).

Stephan Chambers is Director of LSE’s Marshall Institute (@LSEMarshall).

Twitter hashtags for this event: #LSEFestival #ShapetheWorld

This event is part of the LSE Festival: Shape the World running from Monday 2 to Saturday 7 March 2020, with a series of events exploring how social science can make the world a better place.


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