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Civil society can be understood as the "third sector" of society, distinct from government and business, and including the family and the private sphere. By other authors, "civil society" is used in the sense of 1) the aggregate of non- governmental organizations and institutions that manifest interests and ...

www.globalpartnership.org/about-us/civil-society-organizations

Civil society organizations help shape education policies, monitor programs and keep education a high priority on the development agenda.

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Civil Society comprises non-state actors, including not-for-profit and non- governmental organizations (NGOs), farmers, women, the scientific and technological ...

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UNDP defines civil society as a third sector existing alongside and interacting with the ... view of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) of which non-governmental .

www.ungpreporting.org/glossary/civil-society-organizations-csos

CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS (CSOS). Non-State, not-for-profit, voluntary entities formed by people in the social sphere that are separate from the State and ...

www.r4d.org/resources/role-civil-society-organizations-supporting-fiscal-transparency-african-countries

Civil society organizations (CSOs) can play an important role in enhancing transparency and good governance in developing countries by contributing to.

www.globaleducationmagazine.com/civil-society-organizations-2

Civil society organizations — also known as non-governmental organizations ( NGOs) — are critical actors in the advancement of universal values around ...

www.fao.org/gender-landrights-database/country-profiles/countries-list/civil-society-organizations/en/?country_iso3=PHL

Civil society and indigenous people's organizations advocating for equality of ... a coalition of 20 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) which were working in ...

www.un.org/press/en/2009/ecosoc6378.doc.htm

Jan 22, 2009 ... TEN CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS APPROVED BY NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS COMMITTEE FOR CONSULTATIVE ...