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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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However, the departments are facing difficulty contacting the bogus NGOs due to their false office addresses.
These latter kind of NGOs are a manifestation of US-NWO soft power by which the US can manipulate and dominate a country without having to fire a single bullet.
It further clarified, "The targeted NGOs are not doing the work they said they were doing, and are working in areas where they were not authorised.
Expressing their concerns, the members said that in recent years mushrooming of NGOs had been witnessed and their owners had become rich in a short period of time.
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.
On the occasion, Chairman NAB asked the audit authorities whether the audit of all NGOs have been conducted according to the law or not?
The directive, signed on December 5 and published in the latest Royal Book, sets up a 33-member committee to ensure implementation of the Law on Associations and NGOs (Lango) among foreign institutions, demarcating the duties of each ministry.
This clearly points to the strategic mistake the local NGOs have been making and repeating over decades.
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.
To test the model of NGOs as platforms in a two-sided market, this paper utilizes a World Bank data set on NGOs (Gauri and Galef 2003), which surveyed 310 NGOs in Bangladesh.
NGOs made multiple calls to the Ministry of Social Solidarity to issue a law in order to regulate the work of security forces and to limit the crackdown on their headquarters.
Results: Three themes emerged related to the government funding to the NT mental health NGOs which are negatively impacting their performance.