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The Real World of NGOs

Discourses, Diversity and Development

by Dorothea Hilhorst

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Charities & voluntary services,
  • Non-governmental organizations (NGOs),
  • Nonprofit Organizations & Charities,
  • Government & Business,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Philippines,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Business & Economics / Government & Business,
  • Business & Economics-Nonprofit Organizations & Charities,
  • Political Science / Civics,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Case studies,
  • Non-governmental organizations,
  • Women in development

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927503M
    ISBN 101842771647
    ISBN 109781842771648

    Book Description: Civil society organizations, nonprofits, national and international nongovernmental organizations, and a variety of formal and informal associations have coalesced into a world political force. Though the components of this so-called third sector vary by country, their cumulative effects play an ever-greater role in global. Educating for Global Competence: Preparing Our Youth students exhibiting the global competences fully explored in this book—investigating the world, recognizing perspectives, communicating ideas, and taking action. The process of phenomena are real, powerful, ubiquitous. By the same token, those growing up in the world File Size: 3MB.

    The term "non-governmental organization" was first coined in , when the United Nations (UN) was created. The UN, itself an intergovernmental organization, made it possible for certain approved specialized international non-state agencies — i.e., non-governmental organizations — to be awarded observer status at its assemblies and some of. Top 10 Best NGOs in the World: There are Thousands of NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) in the world that working effectively across a range of sectors from public health care, environmental issues, social values, child education to development sector for making the Earth a better place to top NGOs in the world are usually funded by donations from .

    Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have become quite prominent in the field of international development in recent decades. But the term NGO encompasses a vast category of groups and organizations. The World Bank, for example, defines NGOs as private organizations that pursue activities to relieve suffering, promote the interests of the poor. The book is a significant contribution to knowledge on NGOs in India, beneficiaries of NGOs, concept of participation, Participatory Rural Appraisal and Author: Baiju Pallicka Vareed.


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Logistically it was also easier for international NGOs to communicate due to advances in communication including the invention of the model postal service. The end of World War I led to a new era for the NGO. Between the years and51 new international NGOs were set up -- most of them, in all probability, after the end of the conflict.

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