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What Does Civil Society Engagement Really Mean?
Written by Solana Larsen On 14 February 2014 @ 13:57 pm | No Comments
In Governance, International Relations, Quick Reads
Is civil society really being heard by inter-governmental organizations (IGOs)  such as the United Nations, World Bank, or World Trade Organization? CIVICUS , the world alliance for citizen participation, is polling all civil society organizations (CSOs) who have ever engaged with an IGO  to get a clear picture. Eventually they wish to develop a scorecard to assess how well different IGOs and processes are working.
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URLs in this post:
 inter-governmental organizations (IGOs): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intergovernmental_organization
 CIVICUS: http://www.civicus.org/
 polling all civil society organizations (CSOs) who have ever engaged with an IGO: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/civilsocietyassessmentofigoengagement
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