NGOs and the United Nations

Institutionalization, Professionalization and Adaptation

  • Authors
  • Kerstin Martens
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Introduction

NGOs and the United Nations reveals how NGOs have changed their interaction with the UN since the mid-1990s. It also looks at how their representation to the UN, their consultative status and their characteristic features influence their relationship with the UN. The case studies include some of the most renowned players on the international scene, such as Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, CARE International and Oxfam International.

Keywords

international relations Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) participation United Nations

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230511880
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54380-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-51188-0
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