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To mark International Women’s Day, CNBC picks a selection of female pioneers that the world should be paying attention to in 2016.
With the world focusing on the U.S. elections, the debate about what makes a suitable leader has never been fiercer.
Melinda Gates, co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, gives her thoughts on what a president - whether that be female or male - should act like.
Total giving by the top 50 philanthropists in America dropped 30 percent last year to the lowest amount since 2010.
Actor, Kevin Spacey explains the future for his charity, The Kevin Spacey Foundation.
Neil Blumenthal, Warby Parker discusses how he is disrupting the eye wear industry without losing sight of philanthropy.
(RED)’s CEO, Deborah Dugan explains how HIV can be eradicated by 2030 with the right strategy, while discussing the charity’s current projects.
CNBC's Becky Quick talks to billionaire Bill Gates and rock star Bono about the ways they are looking to change the world.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has donated 290,000 shares of Facebook stock to a myriad of different charities.
Just eight years after being stranded on a boat, a penniless migrant is now reportedly a rich man.
This is what you need to consider if you are dedicating your billions to philanthropy, the FT reports.
Houston native, who won the largest jury award in history, was 90 years old.
The nonprofit organization behind Burning Man released a report last week, outlining its details and goals.
More women from Asia are entering the billionaire ranks and unlike their Western counterparts, they tend to be self-made, a survey found.
Would you be willing to take a pay cut if it meant a co-worker would keep his job?
Talking to children about giving is the most effective way to encourage philanthropy. Here are some ways your child can make an impact.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are rewriting the rules of charitable giving, says Melissa Berman. Here's how they'll change the game.
The unusual structure Mark Zuckerberg created to give away his wealth may shield him from some of the typical requirements of charitable giving.
Eyebrows were raised after Mark Zuckerberg announced plans to donate Facebook shares to charity. Elevation Partners co-founder and Facebook investor Roger McNamee puts the donation in perspective.
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