The International Journal
of Not-for-Profit Law

Volume 2, Issue 2, December 1999

A quarterly publication of the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law

Table of Contents

Letter from the Editor


Should the Rules Governing Foundations be Placed in a Civil Code?
Ulrich Drobnig

Strategic Options for Building the Chinese NGO Sector in an Open World
Li-Qing Zhao

The Regulation by Public Bodies of Charities in Scotland and Northern Ireland
Dr. Christine R. Barker and Dr. Kerry J. O’Halloran

Legislation for Non-Profit Organizations in the Republic of Moldova [Russian]
Ilya Trombytsky

Endowments of Foundations Receive Contributions from the State Privatization Fund of the Czech Republic
Petr Pajas

A Canadian Charity Tribunal: A Proposal for Implementation
Arthur B.C. Drache, Q.C. with W. Laird Hunter

Case Notes

Asia Pacific: the Philippines

European Court Cases: European Court of Human Rights (Turkey) | European Court of Justice (Belgium)

Newly Independent States: Belarus

South Asia: India

Western Europe: Ireland

Country Reports

Asia Pacific: Australia | China | Japan | Korea | New Zealand | the Philippines | Taiwan | Vietnam

Central and Eastern Europe: Regional | Bosnia and Herzegovina | Croatia | Czech Republic | Kosovo | Montenegro | Slovakia

Latin America: Argentina | Chile | Colombia | Uruguay | Venezuela

Middle East and North Africa: Iran | Israel | Palestine

Newly Independent States: Azerbaijan | Belarus | Kazakhstan | Moldova | Turkmenistan | Ukraine | Uzbekistan

North America: Canada/ the United States

South Asia: India

Sub-Saharan Africa: Cameroon | South Africa

Western Europe: France | Germany | the Netherlands | Portugal | Turkey | the United Kingdom

International Developments

Recognition and Protection of NGOs in International Law
Frits Hondius

NGOs for Transparency and Against Corruption
The Europhil Trust

International Grantmaking

Grantmaking and Embargoed Countries: An Overview Using Kosovo as a Case Study
Timothy S. Burgett and Timothy R. Lyman

Dissolution Dos and Don'ts
Karla W. Simon

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