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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 25–32.
Published: 01 September 2000
... organizations (NGOs) in both Western Eu­ no great economic or strategic interests are rope and North America, such as Médecins at stake. East Timor is ignored for a gen­ Sans Frontières (msf), Oxfam, and the Inter­ eration, and its annexation by Indonesia national Rescue Committee, were deluged assumed...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 56–66.
Published: 01 March 2001
... that are typically and economic resources away from the state staffed by state or party officials. Many of and toward the society, these same develop­ China’s most prominent NGOs, such as the ments have posed substantial challenges to China Charities Federation and the China the authority of the state...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of reasons. this alone. Local leaders, regional and subre­ In Bosnia, the United Nations was asked to gional groups, civic groups, and nongovern­ do too much with too little; in Rwanda, mental organizations (NGOs) are crucial to Getting Beyond New York...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 76–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., Tikonko Chiefdom, Bo District, Sierra Leone. / ADIA BENTON “I think an Ebola survivor’s house collapsed this morning,” said Katie, a friend who works for an international NGO in Sierra Leone. She looked tired as she approached me, phone in hand. At the edge of the hotel lobby, a colleague waited...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 42–47.
Published: 01 March 2018
... also had a lot of support from pre-existing NGOs. There are three in particular that come to mind: the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights, the Nazra Center for Feminist Studies, and the Al Nadeem Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence. These are all very left, very critical NGOs...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 60–67.
Published: 01 March 2004
... as­ Fund ( il r f ), a Washington-based non­ sessment of human rights in Myanmar, the governmental organization (NGO). Their State Department concluded: “Forced or clients were a group of impoverished Myan­ compulsory labor remains a widespread mar villagers who had filed suit against Un­...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... The rules are strict: Only women, girls, and boys under the age of 12 are allowed to stay. Male visitors—including NGO workers who provide services—cannot go above the ground level. The women live rent-free. They share communal spaces and are expected to help with household tasks like cleaning and cooking...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... section of a nondescript café in Cairo’s Agouza neighborhood, Ahmed is joined by Hany, the 34-year-old leader of Friends of Life, an Alexandria-based NGO that supports Egyptians living with HIV. Hany and his wife both have the virus. It’s early afternoon, the café not yet filled with backgammon players...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 12–14.
Published: 01 June 2017
... scheme affecting government workers). It appeared almost an automated process where discussion was discouraged and deference was unquestionably afforded to the president. Since then, Parliament has continued to prioritize the agenda of the executive. It passed an NGO Law, ratified by el-Sissi...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 34–52.
Published: 01 September 2005
... contractors? Could it promote democ­ Kepel points out, the Bush administration racy around the world without the involve­ could not be dissuaded from waging war on ment of NGOs, political consultants, and Iraq as a means of countering terrorism be­ emerging civil society movements? Could cause...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 69–76.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... The he said. long poem that resulted included these Numerous former military officers like lines: Ngo Thao, many of them intellectuals who volunteered or were drafted into the army 1 am wandering in the capital...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 55–62.
Published: 01 September 2015
... is confiscated, people are displaced, and the food-producing crops that nourish these populations are destroyed. NGOs sounded the alarm a long time ago on this topic. We must really fight the disappearance of the primal forest and find substitutes for the agro-food industry, which constitutes a very powerful...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
... not popular, they created a space to discuss the events of 1965 and to form victims’ support groups and NGOs committed to collecting data around the killings. In more recent years, there has been additional momentum to break the silence over 1965. In July 2012, the National Commission for Human Rights...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 49–52.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of law. See Ibrahim Gambari, “Regional and Multi­ organizations (NGOs) that are beginning to lateral Organizations in the Defense and Promotion have an effect on Arab civil society. Modern of Democracy,” speech to the Community of Democ­ associations have existed in the Arab world racies Seminar...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and direct communication with their governments. Compared to India, where members of marginalized communities are highly visible in the HIV/AIDS response, Chinese civil society remains weak, though it has grown quickly over the past decade. NGOs in China often cannot register, lack funding and professional...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... on how to deal sensitively with gender-based violence and how to shepherd women through the medical and legal system. Grassroots groups like kofaviv , as well as international NGOs, have passed out thousands of rape whistles. Based on the idea of safety in numbers, women are supposed to blow...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 18–22.
Published: 01 December 2016
... or freedom for Tibet. But with Xi’s ascension, authorities have also been clamping down on rights lawyers, NGO workers, political reformers, investigative journalists, academics who don’t toe the party line, and activists for causes that had previously been safe—like feminism. Four of the women were...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 9–18.
Published: 01 March 2000
... nongovernmental individuals in charge of these organizations organizations (NGOs), media, and unions.10 than the importance of civil society, which Among these groups, the NGOs in their role explains why most of them have made civil as advocates and watchdogs on a wide range society assistance...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of Egyptian politics who edits a popular website called The Arabist. The end of the Mubarak era did not eliminate the fear of being tainted as somehow un-Egyptian. When The New York Times ran an article describing how American NGOs provided protest leaders with training and assistance, the April 6...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 2015
... numerous messages full of abuse. “Fuck You,” reads one of them. “And maybe you teach at an ngo coz u couldn’t survive the mad corporate world. It’s the wasted who join ngos or ppl with old money.” Then, “Get the fuck off fake bandwagon. Ur as fake as a silicon blonde on instagram.” Confused and terrified...
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