About Us. G8/G20 Russian NGOs Working Group.
G8/G20 Russian NGOs Working Group is the largest alliance of Russian-based regional and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) focused on the world's poor and most vulnerable people. In poor communities throughout the developing world, G8/G20 NGOs Working Group members meet people halfway in expanding opportunities and supporting gender equality in education, health care, agriculture, small business and other areas.
G8/G20 NGOs Working Group Members:
- Foster economic and social development
- Support gender equity
- Protect the environment
- Address population concerns
- Press for more equitable, just and effective public policies
We define development in the broadest sense and our members work includes health, education, economic opportunity, gender equity, climate change and the environment, sustainability, democracy and government, and human rights.
Some members focus their efforts in one country, some have staff on every continent, and some focus their efforts on advocacy, public education and media education related to
Staff of member organizations engage with each other and the broader Russia, Eastern European and Central Asia and global community through working groups, meetings, workshops, training sessions. Member staff interact with their peers, experts in the field and decision-makers to share best practices, influence the national and global agenda, resolve issues relating to our work and, together, seek solutions to the world’s most pressing problems.
G8/G20 NGOs Working Group members are accountable and transparent in financial management, fundraising, governance and program performance.