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|Title:||Charity to advocacy: Changing agendas of Australian NGOs||Contributor(s):||Rugendyke, Barbara Anne (author); Ollif, Cathryn (author)||Publication Date:||2007||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/2596||Abstract:||Before the Second World War, Australian voluntary development assistance was minimal. The emergence of the voluntary aid movement in Australia, from its genesis in pre-Second World War missionary and charity agencies to the formation of development assistance organisations, is traced here. The growth in NGO activity, shifting fads in NGO priorities, the reasons for these and, in particular, the increasing priority given to advocacy activities are also documented, providing a comprehensive illustration of the historical changes which have resulted in increased prioritisation of advocacy activities by Australian NGOs.||Publication Type:||Book Chapter||Source of Publication:||NGOs as Advocates for Development in a Globalising World, p. 17-43||Publisher:||Routledge||Place of Publication:||Abingdon (UK) and New York (USA)||ISBN:||9780415395311||Field of Research (FOR):||160499 Human Geography not elsewhere classified||Other Links:||http://www.routledge.com/books/NGOs-as-Advocates-for-Development-in-a-Globalising-World-isbn9780415395311
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