Europe leads philanthropic innovation in creating lasting change - BNP Paribas survey 07/04/2016 Wealthy philanthropists priorities vary but are increasingly focusing on making lasting change for the better according to the fourth BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index.
It measures and reflects the commitment of philanthropists in four regions – Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the United States.
The US still ranks #1 and Europe is a close second in terms of amounts given or pledged to philanthropy. The Middle East has been making the fastest strides. Europe does the most to promote philanthropy and Asia is a close second.