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Miklós Marschall

Book review Miklós Marschall 1 March 2000

NGOs and Civil Society: Democracy by proxy? – Ann C Hudock

Literature on NGOs and civil society has its cycles: after a period of intellectual (see Putnam, Gellner and others) and official (see World Bank, UNDP) enthusiasm, more and more critical analysis is coming out. One …

Special feature Miklós Marschall 1 September 1999

Getting a world alliance started – my four years at CIVICUS

To the question ‘Was it easy to establish CIVICUS?’ my answer is ‘Yes and no’. A good mix of naivete and idealism was certainly necessary. I am sure a thorough risk assessment would have killed …