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Project: Civil Society Law Reform
The Algerian Law of Association
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English

This presentation outlines the need for associations in Algeria, how to manage change and proposed amendments.


Jordan: Lessons Learnt from NGO Advocacy on the Law on Societies
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This case study presentation on Jordan describes the Law on Associations and Social Entities, NGO advocacy and the amended law of 2009. Mistakes, lessons learned and recommendations are included.


Basic Principles of International Law Affecting CSOs
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation describes sources of international law, the Universal Declaration on Freedom of Association, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (2008), and international best practices for the formation of organizations.


Results of the Study on Recent Public and Self-regulations Initiatives Improving Transparency and Accountability on NGOs in the EU
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation provides definitions for accountability and transparency, trends for developing comprehensive frameworks for NGOs and trends for strengthening supervision and investigation powers.


Foreign Funding and Civil Society: International Law and Best Practices
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation focuses on the UN Declaration on Human Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), and applying the ICCPR standard. It also highlights creating a financial action task force, public policy considerations and responding to proposed amendments.


Foreign Funding, Accountability and Transparency
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation describes Article 23 of the Proposed Amendments in Yemen, which prohibits associations and foundations from receiving funding from foreign organizations. The focus is on the proposed law and alternative solutions.


Government Supervision
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation focuses on problems with government supervision of associations and foundations, proposed amendments and best practices in CSO supervision. It also includes recommendations for improving the proposed amendments.


Advocacy in NGO law - CEE and NIS examples
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This presentation describes recent laws restricting civil society in the NIS, context analysis, recent advocacy efforts, power mapping, developing a message and advocacy tools.


Exercises (Tips for Trainers)
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This handout provides tips for trainers on the use of exercises in adult education workshops, including how to form small groups and types of exercises.


Introduction to Successful Advocacy
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This is an introductory look at advocacy, focusing on who is a successful advocate, developing plans, media outreach and legislative drafting.


Advocacy Case Studies: Jordan
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This presentation outlines steps taken in Jordan for reform of the Jordanian Law on Associations.


Advocacy Case Studies: Iraq
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This presentation outlines steps taken in Iraq for reform of the Iraqi NGO law.


Advocacy Case Studies: Hungary
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This presentation outlines steps taken in Hungary to reform the law related to the obligation to ensure access for people with physical disabilities.


Coalition Building
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

This presentation describes the importance of coalitions, forming a coalition and includes examples from Venezuela, Honduras and Yemen.


Media Outreach
Published: 2010
Organization: International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Project: Civil Society Law Reform
English Arabic

The presentation briefly describes effective media outreach and includes examples from Honduras and Afghanistan.


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