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The changing politics of non-governmental organizations and African states

The changing politics of non-governmental organizations and African states

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Ct .
Written in English

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  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Non-governmental organizations -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- Congresses.,
    • Africa -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Eve Sandberg.
      ContributionsSandberg, Eve Nan., Columbia University. Institute of African Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1875.A1 C58 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1420850M
      ISBN 100275939308
      LC Control Number93030987

        The Changing Politics of Non-Governmental Organizations and This volume addresses an important and problematic aspect of NGO activities in Africa: NGO-African state relations. The authors of this volume offer case studies that provide insights into the range of NGO activities that address the questions: what do NGO Author: Helena Woodard. Non-governmental organizations, or NGOs, were first called such in Article 71 in the Charter of the newly formed United Nations in While NGOs have no fixed or formal definition, they are generally defined as nonprofit entities independent of governmental influence (although they may .

        My latest book, “Women and Power in Postconflict Africa” (Cambridge University Press ), shows how the trends I observed in Uganda in the Author: Aili Mari Tripp. Over the last 30 years, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have become increasingly present in international discourses and active in international decision-making. Among the estimated several million NGOs in existence today, an increasingly visible number of organizations are defining themselves in religious terms – referring to.

      The transnational actors and international organizations generally are more specialist and involved in a limited range of policy questions. Amnesty International rarely has significance in environmental politics and Greenpeace rarely is concerned with human rights, but each is central to their own domain.   This paper examines NGOs and other non-profits (NONPROs) as alternatives to government service-delivery in developing urban areas. Reconfiguration is suggested in a three-way “ironic triangle” including host governments and external donors. Examples are given as well as requisites for strengthening of NONPROs. Service-provision will become increasingly indigenous and bottom-up Cited by:


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