Philanthropy can be 'disconnected, illegitimate and out of touch', warns JRF chief executive
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Philanthropy can be 'disconnected, illegitimate and out of touch', warns JRF chief executive

29 Jun 2016 | Kirsty Weakley

Julia Unwin, the outgoing chief executive of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, urged philanthropists to find a new approach to tackling poverty, in the wake of the European Union referendum decision.

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