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Conrad N Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Philanthropy: A Team Sport

Pierre Ferrari | Posted 10.09.2015 | Impact
Pierre Ferrari

One would be hard pressed to find a single humanitarian organization with the ability do everything it could dream of all by itself. Understandably, much of Heifer International's work to end poverty would not be possible without some form of outside assistance.

Fountain House Symposium Takes On Schizophrenia

Jim Luce | Posted 05.20.2015 | Impact
Jim Luce

I'm interested in mental health issues, but I'm not a physician and have no medical training. That's why I look forward to the annual Fountain House Symposium and Luncheon, where cutting-edge information is presented by top-drawer experts in terms accessible to a lay audience.

New Roles, New Responsibilities in the Social Contract

Naomi Morenzoni | Posted 06.18.2012 | Impact
Naomi Morenzoni

This year's Global Philanthropy Forum, "Towards a New Social Contract," focuses on the changing nature of the global social contract -- how globalization is changing the way our societies choose to divide up responsibility and allocate resources to improve the public good.

Memo to World Bank: Good Health Policy Is Great Economic Policy

Michael Hodin | Posted 05.29.2012 | Impact
Michael Hodin

As the World Bank lays out its plans to stimulate growth in the coming years, Dr. Kim may be exactly what the doctor ordered -− a health-field expert who can prioritize healthy aging.

HelpAge International, Champion of Older People, Receives $1.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Judy Miller | Posted 05.08.2012 | Impact
Judy Miller

HelpAge International is the only global organization that focuses solely on providing assistance to and advocating for disadvantaged older people in the developing world.

Handicap International Renews Focus On Humanitarian Aid

Rahim Kanani | Posted 07.21.2011 | Impact
Rahim Kanani

Dr. Richardier was responsible for Handicap International's involvement as a founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, which was collectively awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997.