by Michael Edwards, David Hulme
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In 1989 there were some 4,000 development NGOs in OECD member countries, dispersing around US$6.4 billion worth of assistance every year. They work with around ten to twenty thousand 'southern' NGOs which assist up to a hundred million people. Despite the increasing scale of this sector, and the growing reputation that NGOs have won for themselves and for their work over the last ten years, their contribution to development on a global level remains limited...
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