Non-Governmental Organizations

Organizations which are independent of government involvement are known as non-governmental organizations or non-government organizations, with NGO as an acronym. NGOs are a subgroup of organizations founded by citizens, which include clubs and associations that provide services to their members and others. NGOs are usually nonprofit organizations, and many of them are active in humanitarianism or the social sciences. Surveys indicate that NGOs have a high degree of public trust, which can make them a useful proxy for the concerns of society and stakeholders. However, NGOs can also be lobby groups for corporations, such as the World Economic Forum. According …

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OEKO: Öko-Institut e.V. · 28 February 2024

The use of the IDB's name for any purpose other than for attribution, and the use of IDB's logo shall be subject to a separate written license agreement between the …

various representatives from ministries, non-governmental organizations, academia and the private sector. The cooperation with local communities and non- governmental organizations. § Establish mandatory standards which


NYU: New York University · 28 February 2024 English

After years of detrimental side effects from the Financial Action Task Force's power, a course correction is overdue. The post Rethinking Risk: Reducing Harm to Nonprofits in the Push to …


ICP: Institute for Community Prosperity · 27 February 2024 English

He is an advisor to the Nonprofit Resilience Lab, and on the Editorial Advisory Board of The Philanthropist, and is the lead author of an annual scan of trends and …

participation across all think tanks, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and sectors. foundations, as


ICCCAD: International Centre for Climate Change and Development · 27 February 2024 English

Bangladesh’s geography and low-lying delta topography make it particularly vulnerable to climate change, ranking highly on the list of countries most prone to climate devastation. Bangladesh has been on the …

for adaptation initiatives. Local non- governmental organizations could set up accessible feedback mechanisms


MSC: Munich Security Conference · 23 February 2024 English

Following the Munich Security Conference in February and the Munich Leaders Meeting in Tokyo, the event in Nairobi thus offered a timely opportunity to continue the MSC’s efforts of promoting …

panelists from politics, academia, non-governmental organizations, and the media. Livestreams of these


ICCCAD: International Centre for Climate Change and Development · 22 February 2024 English

Quantitative Assessment of the Impacts of Coastal Afforestation Projects on Local Livelihoods: A Gender and Poverty Lens Approach Quantitative Assessment of the Impacts of Coastal Afforestation Projects on Local Livelihoo …

collaboration among government agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), local communities, and academic seek financial assistance from various non-governmental organizations (NGOs) such as ASHA and BRAC. Despite and engagement with governmental and non- governmental organizations (NGOs), these leaders ensure that community responsibilities within households. Government and non-governmental organizations have recognized the need for targeted


CGD: Center for Global Development · 22 February 2024 English

Due to the public good characteristics of antibiotic innovation, the matching problem in their use (elaborated below), the long lifespan of many antibiotics, and the insurance value of new ones, …

stakeholders, such as governments, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions, and private


World Bank Group · 21 February 2024 English

companies;  Urban and rural residents;  Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), including industry associations


Amnesty International · 21 February 2024 English

In May 2022, the Gambian President accused human rights defender, Madi Jobarteh of being a “troublemaker” who wants to bring violence into the country. Since then, he has been receiving …

executive director of the Association of Non- Governmental Organizations in Gambia (TANGO) and is also a member


Amnesty International · 21 February 2024 English

Reacting to a decision today by a Swiss court to reject criminal defamation charges and acquit the three authors of a report which alleged that Kolmar Group AG (Kolmar) may …

International is among more than 20 non-governmental organizations — concerned by the chilling effect Public Eye and TRIAL International, the non-governmental organizations which published the report. “Following


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