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Nongovernmental organizations and local development

Cernea, Michael M.

Nongovernmental organizations and local development

by Cernea, Michael M.

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-governmental organizations.,
  • Economic assistance.,
  • Community development.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 57-63.

    StatementMichael M. Cernea.
    SeriesWorld Bank discussion papers ;, 40
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC60 .C438 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 63 p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2050380M
    ISBN 100821311484
    LC Control Number88027971

    NGOs are defined here as nonmembership development-oriented organizations. Our concern here is with the stronger of the south-based NGOs that provide services either directly to the rural poor or to grass-roots membership organizations, and with the local branches of international NGOs that enjoy varying degrees of autonomy.   NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, play a major role in international development, aid, and philanthropy. NGOs are non-profit by definition, but may run budgets of millions or up to billions.

      The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO Committee) was established by ECOSOC resolution E/RES/3(II) of 21 June The terms of reference have been reviewed several times, the current terms of reference are included in ECOSOC resolution /31 (on page 53 of E//96) of 25 July The first edition of this book was published in by Routledge and was the first academic text on the important new emerging field of NGO management. It sets out the field for researchers with a new and original conceptual framework, contains a comprehensive review of existing literature from a v.

    development; our definition excludes many of the nonprofit actors in developed countries such as hospitals and universities. Some data collectors lump together “community-based organizations” with nongovernmental organizations. However, we keep these categories separate, because unlike nongovernmental organizations. This book has evolved during the course of that period to be a prime resource for those working (or wishing to work) with and for third edition of Non-Governmental Organizations, Management and Development is fully updated and thoroughly reorganized, covering key issues including, but not limited to, debates on the changing global.


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