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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)
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THE National Commission for Women ( NCW) has blacklisted at least 100 NGOs after they failed to provide expenditure details of the grants they received from the body.
ISLAMABAD -- Supreme Court (SC) has sought from federation and provinces within 7 days the record about NGOs which are unregistered and are collecting donations and details on implementation of National Action Plan (NAP).
Objectives : The NGO Block Grant has the objective to promote the contribution of civil society organizations as important actors in development and participation.
Members are seasoned global leaders with diverse backgrounds in technology and the NGO community, representing various sectors including education, human rights, policy and science.
The LogicBoxes team have been responsive to both our global NGO audience and our operational needs," she further added.
There are still significant concerns that certain provisions of the NGO bill will not regulate NGO operations, but rather hinder their ability to serve South Sudanese people at a time when needs are escalating due to the ongoing conflict," the forum said in a statement Monday.
Public Interest Registry worked closely with the global NGO community to develop a validation process which requires all OnGood members to: (1) act in the public interest; (2) be non-profit-making; (3) have limited government influence; (4) be comprised of independent staff or members; (5) be actively pursuing their missions; (6) operate in a structured manner; and (7) be lawful.
The NGO, currently registered as a "limited liability company", issued a statement Sunday announcing it will apply for registration under what it described as a "flawed" NGO law.
The representatives of 43 non-governmental organizations appealed on December 8 President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev after his comments on the draft law on NGOs recognizing those NGOs that are funded from abroad as "foreign agents".
The NGOs in Sri Lanka currently come under the Voluntary Social Service Organizations (Registration and Supervision) Act Number 31 of 1980 and Voluntary Social Service Organizations (Registration and Supervision) (Amendment) Act Number 8 of 1998.
Despite the notes of caution that more and more observers raise about co-optation or instrumentalization, increased NGO participation is still regarded as the best way to secure that civil society has a say in global governance next to states and business organizations.
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