Moderated by Mr. Weisberg, the panelists discussed international philanthropy. Topics included the respective roles of… read more
Moderated by Mr. Weisberg, the panelists discussed international philanthropy.
Topics included the respective roles of government, the independent sector, and civil society in philanthropy. They also talked about differences between the American model of philanthropy and European models and about their personal philosophies of giving. Secretary Rubin talked about social inequality and the widening gap between rich and poor in the U.S. After their discussion the panelists responded to audience members' questions.
“Philanthropy from an International Perspective” was a program of the Slate 60 Conference on Innovative Philanthropy held at the Clinton Presidential Library. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Jean-Guillame D'Herouville French Philanthropist
- Robert E. Rubin Secretary (Former) Department of the Treasury
- Carlos Slim Chairman Grupo Carso
- Jacob Weisberg Chair and Editor-in-Chief Washington Post Company->Slate Group
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