Meaning of NGO in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɛnˌdʒiːˈəʊ/

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  • A non-profit organization that operates independently of any government, typically one whose purpose is to address a social or political issue.

    ‘thousands of people have been displaced, seeking refuge at police stations, churches, and temporary accommodation set up by NGOs’
    • ‘campaigns headed by Greenpeace and other NGOs’


1940s abbreviation of non-governmental organization.