Over 14,800 foreign-funded NGOs deregistered in last 5 yrs

The government in the last five years has deregistered over 14,800 NGOs which were registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) and had been receiving funds from abroad, the Lok Sabha was told Tuesday.  Replying to a written question,…
Turkish NGO takes food, medicine to Niger

Volunteer Turkish doctors departed for Niger on Thursday to provide health support and deliver aid ahead of the upcoming Eid al-Adha — the festival of sacrifice. The volunteers were from Worldwide Doctors (Yeryuzu Doktorlari), a Turkish non-governmental organization that provides…
The Latest: French NGO returns to migrant sea rescues

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) – The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local): 8:45 p.m.The French non-governmental organization SOS Mediterranee, partnered with Doctors Without Borders, has returned to sea with a new boat to save migrants seven months after…
Egypt: New NGO Law Renews Draconian Restrictions

(Beirut) – Egypt’s parliament approved a new law governing many of the existing restrictions on their work, Human Rights Watch said today. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi should not approve the law and instead should return it to parliament for amendments.Egypt…
Stories from Landlocked Lands

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