The overall aim of this pillar is to enhance the knowledge base and promote best practices for organised philanthropy. This will be realized by investing in research and innovation, documentation and dissemination as well as offering capacity strengthening support to EAPN members and other actors.
This pillar seeks to establish a critical mass of strategic partnerships and collaborative arrangements as a basis of facilitating an integrated and systems approach towards enhancing philanthropy. This will entail amongst others strengthening the EAPN membership base as well as promoting inter-sector partnerships and collaborations to promote philanthropy.
The main objective of this strategic pillar to contribute to existence of an enabling environment for local giving/ philanthropy to thrive, as well as to support adoption of best practices as far as philanthropy is concerned.