Cross-Border Funding

This portal includes materials examining the international funding of civil society organizations (CSOs).

Reports and Publications
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Aid Barriers and the Rise of Philanthropic Protectionism

Around the world, countries are burdening the ability of civil society organizations to receive cross-border philanthropy. This article by Douglas Rutzen presents the macropolitical context underlying these restrictions. It then categorizes constraints, summarizes governmental justifications, and analyzes restrictions under international law. The final section summarizes conclusions and areas for further scholarship.

Reports and Publications

UN Documents