July 11, 2022
The global outbreak of COVID-19 has significantly affected the philanthropic landscape and philanthropic giving increased in 2020 to fight against the pandemic in both countries. Findings from the 2022 Global Philanthropy Environment Index show that in both Singapore and South Korea, philanthropic organizations have implemented innovative strategies and technological solutions and worked closely with government agencies and other stakeholders in order to fund and deliver services effectively during the pandemic.
Digital for Good: A Global Study on Emerging Ways of Giving explores emerging vehicles of philanthropy in eight different countries – from crowdfunding to mobile giving, online volunteering and social impact initiatives, among others. The case study will examine eight countries in total: Brazil, China, India, Kenya, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea and the United Kingdom. Reports on these countries will launch throughout the year, and announced through our news page, blogs and social networks.