Emergence and development of nonprofit organizations in Bulgaria

by Keith Snavely

Publisher: Aspen Institute

Written in English
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StatementKeith Snavely, Uday Desai.
SeriesWorking paper series / Aspen Institute. Nonprofit Sector Research Fund
ContributionsDesai, Uday., Aspen Institute. Nonprofit Sector Research Fund.
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Open LibraryOL16730253M

Alica combines several years' experience in international development and analysis with a specialization in the former Soviet Union. She spent several years in Kyiv with the International Finance Corporation and the non-profit US-Ukraine Foundation working on privatization, economic development and government reform. In Bulgaria the legal requirements for registration of non-profit organization are prescribed by the Law of the non-profit legal entities and Law on Trade register and Register for non-profit legal entities (in force since January ). According to the law there are two types of non-profit legal entities: non-profit associations and foundations. Beautiful Bulgaria has become a nationwide phenomenon, embracing the private and public sectors. The impact on the national psyche: Although difficult to measure, this is widely regarded as Beautiful Bulgaria’s most important transformational effect. was a turning point for the country, when — after a tumultuous period — people began.   Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 3, Download Citation If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data Author: Anna Kloeden.

  The article also discusses the more recent development in Sweden during the late s (spurred, for example, by the social economy debate) and raises the question whether the changes we can detect today, bear sign only of a slight change of focus in the operations of the Swedish nonprofit and voluntary organizations, or if they indeed are. Frank Martinelli has over thirty-five years of work, training, and consulting experience with a variety of nonprofit and public-sector organizations. He is president of the Center for Public Skills Training where he specializes in strategic planning, governing board development, and . Uh-oh! Looks like this nonprofit hasn’t claimed their profile yet. GuideStar believes that in-depth and comparable data about organizations can create real change within the nonprofit sector. We encourage all nonprofit organizations to get involved.   Great leaders don’t reach the height of success without facing their share of minor challenges and major crises. In fact, most outstanding leaders would say that working through difficulties made them even better. A truly great leader will rise to the top in troubling times, when difficult decisions are made and decisive action must be taken.

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Pages in category "Non-profit organizations based in Bulgaria" The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Emergence and Development of Bulgaria's Environmental Movement. Desai, Uday; Snavely, Keith.

Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, v27 n1 p Mar Bulgaria's environmental movement played a role in ending communist rule, but environmental issues were not completely resolved. Social movements may never achieve their objectives in Cited by: 4. Pages in category "Organizations based in Bulgaria" The following 6 pages are in this category, out of 6 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). America for Bulgaria foundation. The statements and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the Information Portal of Nongovernmental Organizations in Bulgaria and not necessarily reflect the views of the America for Bulgaria Foundation or its affiliates.

Hosting: Major corporate partner. Using the social enterprises as case-studies, theory and practice is combined in a compelling argument to support the concept of an 'emergence' of social enterprise. Written by leading academics, in an accessible yet informed style, this book will be vital reading for all those studying and teaching non-profit organizations, social policy.

Bulgaria - Bulgaria - Cultural life: Contemporary Bulgarian culture is a lively blend of millennium-old folk traditions and a more formal culture that played a vital role in the emergence of national consciousness under Ottoman rule and in the development of a modern state. Because Bulgaria’s population is largely homogeneous, the degree of cultural variation even at the regional level is small.

ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SOCIAL MOVEMENTS. Organizational infrastructure of social movements. Social movement organizations (SMOs) constitute crucial building blocks of the mobilizing structures of a social movement. But, as John McCarthy has pointed Emergence and development of nonprofit organizations in Bulgaria book in his introduction to Part II, they are by no means the only components of a movement's mobilizing by: Current Trends in Funding Nonprofit Organizations in Bulgaria 85 opment and Cooperation and Charles Stewart Mott Foundation.

Some foreign govern-ments redirected their support to other regions in transition. That is how a great part of the main financial sources for the Bulgarian NPOs critically lessened or totally quit their work in the country.

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Bulgaria, like other East European nations since the collapse of communism, has moved rapidly to form private, self-directed non-profit and voluntary organisations. Like those nations too, Bulgaria faces a number of challenges in its pursuit of forming a strong non-profit sector.

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It provides various types of support to the work of UN agencies in the country. The RC system brings together the various UN agencies in Bulgaria to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of all activities. The first years of transition in the Balkans in the early nineties saw the exponential rise in the number of nonprofit Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs).

First came the international ones and soon enough the local followed suit. About the same time one gradual shift in the donor governments’ international assistance strategies started assuming major proportions.

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