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Author: Tony Hill
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: challenges, century, governance, global, nations, ngos, united
Number of Pages: 113
Published: 1996-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788149008
ISBN-13: 9780788149009

Summarizes both the panel presentations & the discussion sessions from the U.N. conference on non-governmental organizations (NGOs) & global governance held on October 30- November 1, 1995 in Geneva. Convened to bring together a representative group of NGOs that have been participating in U.N. events for the past few years, & U.N. staff with direct experience working with NGOs. The conference addressed a number of key questions on the U.N., NGO, & U.N.-NGO agendas. Includes a listing of participants, conference agenda, & listing of acronyms.

Author: Anita Chandra Joie Acosta
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: four, louisiana, years, hurricane, katrina, reflections, disaster, organizations, nongovernmental, term, human, recovery, role
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2009
ISBN-10: 0833048821
ISBN-13: 9780833048820

In the four years since Hurricane Katrina, volunteers and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) have been instrumental in supporting community efforts to recover and rebuild from the devastation in the Gulf States region. The period also provides a case study of the complex process of human recovery and the resource and policy constraints on NGO involvement in these efforts. Human recovery is the process of rebuilding social and daily routines and support networks that foster physical and mental health and well-being. To capture lessons learned for improving human recovery efforts in future dis

Author: Andrew Baker
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: exploitation, sexual, equality, gender
Number of Pages: 240
Published: 2006-06
ISBN-10: 0855985682
ISBN-13: 9780855985684

The modules in the Pick-up-and-Go packs provide a structured learning system for geographically dispersed NGO staff which enables basic training to be delivered where and when learners most need it. The materials are designed for use by facilitators who have presentation and management skills but not necessarily any specialist expertise. Each pack consists of a printed manual and an integral CD, containing a short introduction to the approach and objectives of the course, together with detailed notes for facilitators, PowerPoint slides, and handouts for photocopying. The CD contains the entire

Publisher: UN-HABITAT
Keywords: user, guide, capacity, cbo, ngo, building
Number of Pages: 23
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9211316413
ISBN-13: 9789211316414

Publisher: UN-HABITAT
Keywords: developing, financial, resources, managing, capacity, ngo, cbo, building
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9211316421
ISBN-13: 9789211316421

Author: Africa News Service Archives
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: social, organizations, world, summit, development, governmental, non, priorities, civil, society, speeches
Number of Pages: 177
Published: 1998-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788171496
ISBN-13: 9780788171499

This NGLS Development Dossier reproduces most of the key speeches made by NGOs to governmental & non-governmental Participants at the World Summit for Social Development held in Copenhagen on 6-12 March 1995. NGOs & other civil organizations made a major contribution to shaping the summit's outcomes. Dozens of NGO's were represented, such as the Cousteau Society, Disabled People's Organizations Umbrella Group, Internat. Council of Free Trade Unions, Internat. Council of Women, Internat. Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies, Internat. Planned Parenthood Federation, NGO Committee on

Author: Asian NGO Coalition for Agrarian Reform and Rural
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: development, case, angoc, rural, participatory, collaboration, asian, ngos, fao
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 1994-08-20
ISBN-10: 9251034680
ISBN-13: 9789251034682
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