NEWS AND EVENTS
July 22, 2005
Conference discusses fundraising for development
Red Crescent Society in Uzbekistan held a conference on fundraising for development in participation with local NGOs on 21 July.
The conference discussed issues on attraction of funds, exchange experience, development of suggestions and recommendations for further improvement of work in this direction.
Secretary-General of Red Crescent Society in Uzbekistan O. Muhitdinnova welcomed the participants and expressed hope that the conference will allow to solve issues on fundraising.
The conference considered issues on relations of the state, commercial structures and population to NGOs, support of donors and others.
The participants noted that cooperation of NGOs will become foundation for success and competition between them will stimulate development of organizations. The conference raised a question on law on charity organizations, which is necessary to unite efforts of all NGOs.
Chairman of Red Crescent Society in Uzbekistan O. Vahidova said that existence of one strong society in the country would not solve problems of society. She added that there must be several strong public organizations.