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Recent happenings from the TNGO Initiative

Shifting sands: the changing landscape for international NGOs

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TNGO Initiative: 2013-14 report of activities available

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A summary of activities of the TNGO Initiative for 2013-14 is now available for download on the main page.

'Corporations and NGOs' is a top-cited article

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The 2012 article 'Corporations and NGOs: When Accountability Leads to Co-optation,' co-authored by Dorothea Baur and Hans Peter Schmitz, is in the top five of most cited publications at the Journal of Business Ethics.

Article: ''Canada Revenue Agency says ‘preventing poverty’ not allowed as goal for charity''

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The Canada Revenue Agency has told a well-known charity that it can no longer try to prevent poverty around the world, it can only alleviate poverty — because preventing poverty might benefit people who are not already poor.

The bizarre bureaucratic brawl over a mission statement is yet more evidence of deteriorating relations between the Harper government and some parts of Canada’s charitable sector.

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