NGOs and the Global Financial Crisis

The global financial crisis impacts on all NGOs - big and small, urban and rural, local and international.

For some NGOs the impact is immediate, for others the real impact will only be known in months to come.

The crisis is once again highlighting the need for NGOs to review their funding and sustainability models.

The following articles capture the views and opinions expressed by various local and international commentators in recent weeks about the impact of the crisis on NGOs in South Africa and other parts of the world:

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Charities, NGOs funds 'drying up'

NGOs feel the pinch as global downturn dries up funding

NGOs pare down in face of financial crisis

It's a hard time to be a charity

Charities hit hard by economic downturn as demand rises, donations fall

The Global Financial Crisis and International NGOs

NGOs Pare Down in Face of Financial Crisis

Financial crisis: NGOs around the world call for the European Union to fight for a Global Governance that would finally be democratic

Small NGOs bear the brunt of economic melt down

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