ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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NGOs as Not-for-Profit Corporations

The evolution of micro-finance based NGOs into very large concerns operating in diverse sectors raises issues of regulation and accountability. In Bangladesh Grameen and BRAC have now effectively become brand names and have launched several productive initiatives. The government is struggling to come up with a regulatory framework for large NGOs. There are proposals to introduce a law of the cooperative type, which would give governments wide powers.

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