Category Archives: General

Foreign Interns

Dear Network members, We are an NGO working in the fields of sustainable energy, agriculture and waste management. A boy of 16 years from Korea is showing interest to come to India for a two months internship at our organisation. … Continue reading

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Can an NGO open a office in residential area/flat

Dear All I want to open a new question and will wait for your response. Can an NGO open a office in residential area/flat.If yes what is rule/guideline?If no what are options? With regards SCPandey

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Sustainability of Voluntary sector

Dear Friends, No one can deny that voluntary efforts do require funds and other resources. Central and State Governments do not seem to be positively inclined towards NGOs. We, the NGOs have to look for resources with in the Country … Continue reading

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Feedback report of the workshop “Service Tax, FCRA & Taxation for NGOs” 9th May 2015

FEEDBACK REPORT ON Service Tax, FCRA & Taxation for NGOs workshop [Saturday, 9th May 2015, India International Centre (Annexe), 40 Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi – 110003] Dear Friends with a special Hello to all the Participants who attended the … Continue reading

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Smart City Means

Dear Friends, Wish you all Happy Sankranthi / Pongal! Smart Cities should satisfy certain basics without which other smart elements established at whatever cost would not be sustainable. The Central Smart City -project plan should detail the strategies to achieve … Continue reading

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BUDGET-2014 CHANGES IMPACTING NGO SECTOR

Budget is generally a disappointment for the NGO community, with only a very few benefits. CSR expenditure of companies not to be tax deductible. Thus a big disappointment for companies, who now may resort to camouflage it under other sections. … Continue reading

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Less activism, more research

www.thehindu.com · Since all NGOs are required to be registered within the same set of laws, legally and in public perception, think tanks and the more activist NGOs are often perceived to be the same The geneis of present so-called … Continue reading

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Audit over audit. Is it ethical and correct?

30th April 2014 Dear Friends, It has become a recent practice among Voluntary Organisations and Funding Agencies to enter into some sort of tripartite agreement with auditors designated by Funding Agencies to get the audited accounts of the project funded … Continue reading

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NGO Accounting Software

Following query received from Mr. Udayan Maroo. Kindly provide your responses. Dear friends, Which is the accounting software which like an ERP provides beyond accounting for NGOs? Best Regards. Udayan Maroo

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Voluntary Org Registration and renewal

Dear Friends, Fundamental Right to freedom which includes speech and expression, assembly, association or union or cooperatives, movement, residence, and right to practice any profession or occupation (some of these rights are subject to security of the State, friendly relations … Continue reading

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