Channels for NGO Participation in International Organizations

to appear in Centre for Global Studies, University of Victoria

Shayla Hall

Published: October 2006

Keywords: globalisation, globalization, NGO, international, IGO, civil society, participation, Civil Society


Civil Society Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, October 17-19, 2006

The following précis provides an overview of the different ways in which non-governmental organizations (NGOs) gain involvement in international organizations. The headings represent different "channels" for participation, under which real-life examples are grouped. Annex A contains listings by various international organizations, elucidating (in their own words) their methods for civil society engagement.

Disciplines: Governance

Publication: NGO-Channels-for-Participation_Hall.pdf