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Non-profit organizations

Abbreviated as NGO, and also known as not-for-profit organisation; an organisation that does not distribute its surplus capital to shareholders or owners, but instead uses them to pursue its original goals.They are usually exempt from income and property tax and most often include charitable organisations, trade unions and public arts organisations.

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shelter

Non-profit organizations; Advocacy

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Sphere handbook

Non-profit organizations; Advocacy

The Sphere Handbook is one of the most widely known and internationally recognized sets of common principles and universal minimum standards for the delivery of quality ...

Sphere handbook

Non-profit organizations; Advocacy

The Sphere Handbook is one of the most widely known and internationally recognized sets of common principles and universal minimum standards for the delivery of quality ...

Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

Non-profit organizations; Advocacy

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