Posts tagged ‘Civil Society Organisations’
A blog post reflecting on the need for greater charity regulation in Ireland, and looking at the reasons why the EU and the OECD come out strongly in favour of a greater role for civil society in sustainable development processes.
Presenting a 2-page briefing note: How to recognise an effective NGO
Some key illustrations of the successes being achieved, through development aid.
A quick assessment, and a list of other commentary, of the outcome of the “Rio+20″ UN summit on Sustainable Development, June 2012
A short overview of key documents ahead of the “Rio+20″ summit on Sustainable Development
A very good, and short, critique of commonly heard criticism of international development cooperation (or “overseas aid”)
In January 2013, Ireland will take over the rotating Presidency of the European Union. An event that the Government and NGOs in Ireland feel presents a great opportunity to influence the way “Europe” thinks about global Development (and its own Development)
Irish NGOs are clearly very aware of the challenges and opportunities for greater NGO Accountability. But a research sample suggests they have failed to harness the power of the media to educate the Irish public about the issue.