The Dark Side Of The NGOs: Great Deeds And Big Scandals

Who could have imagined that in the twenty-first century, in a new millennium, humanity would be confronted with even greater global challenges and problems affecting the interests of each and every one of us. Poverty, diseases, violence, religious intolerance, threats of environmental disasters – this is the reality we are facing today. Addressing these problems… Read More

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Over 11,000 NGOs derecognised for failing to renew registration

Government has derecognised more than 11,000 NGOs after they failed to renew their registration by June-end, preventing them from receiving foreign funds. The Union Home Ministry said it has cancelled registration of 11,319 organisations that had not applied for renewal of registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulations Act by the June 30 deadline this year.… Read More

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History of NGOs

International non-governmental organizations (NGO)  have a history dating back to at least the late eighteenth century. It has been estimated that by 1914, there were 1083 NGOs. International NGOs were important in the anti-slavery movement and the movement for women’s suffrage, and reached a peak at the time of the World Disarmament Conference. However, the… Read More

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15 Facts you need to know about NGOs Worldwide

  Globally, there are 10 million non-governmental organizations (NGOs). NGOs are so wealthy that, if all of them are combined into a country, it would have the 5th largest GDP. In year 2015, 31.5% people of the world donated to charity and 24% of them volunteered. To be an NGO, an organization needs to be… Read More

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China: New law adopted on overseas NGOs

China adopted its first-ever law on overseas NGOs on Thursday to facilitate their legal operations on the mainland but to combat any activity that might harm national security. The 54-point law, passed at the bimonthly session of the top legislature, clarifies the registration process, operational rules and liabilities of overseas NGOs, as well as measures… Read More

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