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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 "NGOs And Charitable Organizations Global Market Report 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
BEIRUT: Some civil society groups have raised concerns that the recent crackdown on foreign workers in Lebanon is being used as an excuse to scrutinize the work of NGOs. Lea Yammine, deputy director of publications for the NGO Lebanon Support, a research center focused on civil society, said her organization had in recent weeks heard from a number of NGOs that had received visits from General Security officers asking questions about their staff and activities.
He stated these remarks while presiding over a meeting held to review the registration of NGOs at his office here today.
A total of 27 international NGOs received expulsion orders late last year out of which 18 had appealed.
According to media reports Social Welfare Department has decided to carry out audit of more than 350 NGOs including 31 of district Murree, 16 of Kotli Sattian, 22 of Kahuta, 12 Doltana, Gujjar Khan 84 and 131 in Rawalpindi.
Against this backdrop, the SDC has decided to adjust its strategy for cooperating with Swiss NGOs and update the system for allocating programme contributions which has evolved over time.
However, Dr Adu-Ampomah explained to the Accra High Court, presided over by Court of Appeal Judge, Justice Clemence Honyenuga, while being cross-examined, that the American NGOs he talked about while giving his statement before the court, were linked to the US Department of Agriculture, and they were helping local Ghanaian companies to help local farmers improve their livelihoods.
Money is also demanded for the"filing of returns" yet that is the sole responsibility of specific NGOs.
The sources said that the action against the NGO, whose head office is located in a neighbouring country, had been taken after a 'security audit' of the international as well as local NGOs.
Unfortunately, this is not how the regulator views international NGOs.
In early November, the Ministry of Interior created a working group to meet with and address the concerns of NGOs and civil society.
Guliyev noted that state support has been provided to civil society institutions, in particular, the country's NGOs, for ten years under the initiative of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.