Malki, Elli (2008): Systematic Approach to the Allocation of Budgets for humanitarian Aid Programs: A Practical Tool for International NGOs.
Download (224kB) | Preview
This article presents a model for budgetary allocation that was used by an international NGO for its aid program. The features of the model are explained and demonstrated. The model enables NGOs to allocate budgets based on impartial, objective and transparent criteria. It also presents explicitly the policy choices that face the NGO and allows staff and funders to evaluate the costs and benefits of their choices.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Systematic Approach to the Allocation of Budgets for humanitarian Aid Programs: A Practical Tool for International NGOs|
|Keywords:||NGO; budget; allocation; aid;|
|Subjects:||L - Industrial Organization > L3 - Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise > L31 - Nonprofit Institutions ; NGOs ; Social Entrepreneurship
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O2 - Development Planning and Policy > O21 - Planning Models ; Planning Policy
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I3 - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty > I32 - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty
|Depositing User:||Elli Malki|
|Date Deposited:||10. Sep 2008 06:22|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 20:46|
Cauthen, N. K. & Fass, S. (2008). Measuring Poverty in the United States. National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP), Columbia University.
Ebrahim, A. (2003). Accountability in practice: mechanisms for NGOs. World Development, Vol. 31, No. 5, pp. 813-829.
Economist. (2008). The big apple gets poorer. July 19th.
Economist. (2008). The Big Mac index: sandwiched. July 24th. http://www.economist.com/finance/displaystory.cfm?story_id=11793125
Koechlin, F. & Schreyer, P. (2002). Purchasing power parities – measurement and uses. Statistics brief, OECD, No 3, March.
Lee, J. (2004). NGO accountability: rights and responsibilities. Report for the program on NGOs and civil society, Center for Applied Studies in International Negotiation (CASIN).
UNDP. Human Development Reports. http://hdrstats.undp.org/indicators/indicators_table.cfm
World Bank. (2008). 2005 International Comparison Program, Tables of final results. http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/DATASTATISTICS/ICPEXT/0,,menuPK:1973757~pagePK:62002243~piPK:62002387~theSitePK:270065,00.html
World Health Organization, Statistical Information System (WHOSIS). http://www.who.int/whosis/en/index.html
Available Versions of this Item
- Systematic Approach to the Allocation of Budgets for humanitarian Aid Programs: A Practical Tool for International NGOs. (deposited 10. Sep 2008 06:22) [Currently Displayed]