World NGO Day-Introduction
History : 27th Feb/UN recognition: Sixty three years ago 27 of February became an historical day for the NGO sector worldwide – the definition of “international NGOs” was introduced for the first time in a resolution by the United Nations. In recognition of the NGOs sector importance, value to society and all the individuals behind them worldwide that dedicate their time all year around, three years ago World NGO Day Initiative was created – a new international calendar day – which has been acknowledged and supported by various NGOs around the world. The World NGO Day Initiative is a platform for all NGOs worldwide to share their initiatives and experiences within one and other. By collaborating, commemorating and celebrating the efforts and achievements of NGOs from all sectors, for a better future for this generation and the next ones.
Initiator of World NGO Day
Marcis Liors Skadmanis ( initiator of the World NGO Day initiative in the world) speaks the World NGO Day event in Pakistan. Zafar Iqbal (Goodwill ambassador of the day in Pakistan) organized this event in Islamabad on the platform of The NGO World in collaboration of NCRD. The event was managed on 27th Feb 2014.
Events-World NGO Day 2015 Pakistan