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NGO

abbr.
nongovernmental organization

NGO

abbreviation for
1. non-governmental organization
2. (in India) nongazetted officer

NGO

1. National Gas Outlet.
2. Nongovernmental Organization.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.NGO - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government
organization, organisation - a group of people who work together
Alcoholics Anonymous, AA - an international organization that provides a support group for persons trying to overcome alcoholism
Red Cross - an international organization that cares for the sick or wounded or homeless in wartime
Salvation Army - a charitable and religious organization to evangelize and to care for the poor and homeless
Umma Tameer-e-Nau, UTN - a nongovernmental organization of Pakistani scientists that has been a supporter of terrorism; has provided information about chemical and biological and nuclear warfare to Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda and the Taliban
National Trust, NT - an organization concerned to preserve historic monuments and buildings and places of historical interest or natural beauty; founded in 1895 and supported by endowment and private subscription
denomination - a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
Congress of Racial Equality, CORE - an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality
citizens committee, committee - a self-constituted organization to promote something
foreign mission, mission, missionary post, missionary station - an organization of missionaries in a foreign land sent to carry on religious work
Translations

NGO

N ABBR =non-governmental organizationONG f

NGO

[ˌɛndʒiːˈəʊ] n abbr (US) (=non-governmental organization) → ONG f(= organisation non gouvernementale)
References in periodicals archive ?
Earlier in May 2016, Vanessa Beeley reported that the so-called White Helmets NGO was actually a 'US and UK government-funded 'first responder' organization in Syria .
In most instances, an NGO or those associated with it are treated with suspicion by the common man - an attitude that may be be unfair but there are reasons for it.
UMERKOT -- On the demand of district council (DC) members, the Umerkot DC chairman has asked the NGOs working in the district to share their monthly income, expenses, number of employees - including locals and outsiders - their projects and areas of their operation.
The chairman NAB has sought report from economic affairs, interior and foreign ministries about the NGOs and funds received and provided to NGOs and INGOs particularly alleged allotment of Capital Development Authority plot to NGO PFIWA who handed over the plot to owner of a private school on through away prices.
NAB Chairman said the move is not aimed at to create hurdles in the job of any NGO but to see whether the NGO in question is working under the law or not.
Last year, the US-funded National Democratic Institute was shuttered for not having an MoU with the government, though the NGO maintained the government had not processed its application.
Due to the prevailing negative perception, it has been relatively easy for the government to take any unjustified action against the NGOs because the public generally remain aloof and indifferent.
Bridgespan's survey included approximately 250 leaders from Indian NGOs and the Indian offices of international NGOs-supplemented with more than 50 interviews of NGO funders and intermediaries and secondary research.
Additionally, the decision of aid recipients to participate in a platform must depend on the price of the services determined by the donations that an NGO receives.
During the few recent years, a number of NGO workers faced a series of punishment such as travel bans, closure orders, and being accused in NGO's foreign funding case.
Since the most common terminology in the international non-profit literature is NGO, therefore in the discourse of this study, the terminology NGO will be used to denote CMO.
The council will be composed of four permanent members and three members from the microfinance NGO sector.