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date: 21 August 2019

Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)  

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability
Author(s):
Andrew WELLS-DANGAndrew WELLS-DANG

Asian nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) exhibit a wide range of forms and scale. Present in almost every country in the region, NGOs have contributed significantly to the rise of environmental consciousness. In spite of substantial social and political differences between India, China, and other countries, NGOs have found ways to accomplish their objectives. As Asia’s environmental crisis intensifies, the role and importance of NGOs will increase. ...

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