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Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) perform a variety of research in areas of interest to the organization. Some of this is human rights related, for example. Such organizations, in addition to research are usually involved in policy areas and in effecting change.

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Where can I find a list of think tanks broken down by funding source? [closed]

I'm doing research on funding for think tanks. I'd like to know if anyone maintains a database of who funds think tanks. Ideally, the list would state each organization that has contributed to a think ...
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Why do non-governmental organizations tend to publish non peer-reviewed "grey" literature?

Is there any reason why most non-governmental organizations (NGOs) tend to publish non-peer reviewed literature? I have seen some NGO scientists as co-authors, even in some important papers, but most ...