The International Journal
of Not-for-Profit Law

Volume 4, Issue 1, September 2001

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

Table of Contents

Letter from the Editor

Corporate Philanthropy and Social Responsibility in Latin America

La Filantropia Empresarial: Un Deber Moral, Social y Legal (Corporate Philanthropy: A Moral, Social, and Legal Obligation)
Antonio L. Itriago Machado y Miguel Angel Itriago Machado

Regional: Conference Report on the "Simposio de Responsabilidad Social Empresarial en Las Américas" (Symposium on Corporate Social Responsibility in the Americas) Held in Caracas Venezuela, June 10-12, 2001

Brazil: Corporate Social Responsibility Conference

Chile: Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility

Chile: New Web Site to Encourage Social Responsibility


Trends in Self-Regulation and Transparency of Non-Profit Organization in the U.S.
Robert O. Bothwell

ICNL'S Educational Initiative for Central and Eastern Europe: One Year Later
Radost Toftisova

An Overview of Issues in Charity Litigation in Malaysia 2001
Mary George

Charity, Politics and the Human Rights Act 1998: Chasing a Red Herring?
Graham Moffat

Case Notes

Asia Pacific: Australia

Central and Eastern Europe: Hungary

Latin America: The Bahamas

Middle East and North Africa: Egypt

North America: The United States | Bieker v Community House of Moorestown | People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran v the United States Department of State

Western Europe: The Netherlands | Switzerland | Turkey

Country Reports

Asia Pacific: Regional | Australia | Cambodia | East Timor | Indonesia | Malaysia | New Zealand

Central and Eastern Europe: Regional | Albania | Croatia | Hungary | Romania

Latin America and the Caribbean: Regional | Argentina | Bermuda | Chile | Guatemala | Saint Lucia

Middle East and North Africa: Egypt | Iran | Israel

Newly Independent States: Armenia | Kazakhstan | Kyrgyzstan | Moldova | Russia | Tajikistan | Ukraine

North America: Canada

South Asia: India

Sub-Saharan Africa: Gambia | South Africa | Tanzania | Uganda

Western Europe: Austria | Ireland | Scotland | Turkey | the United Kingdom

International: The London School of Economics Conference | The United Nations Global Compact

Self-Regulation Reports

The Humanitarian Accountability Project

Spain: New Publication on Transparency and Accountability

Tanzania: Tazania's First National NGO Forum Disucsses a Draft Code of Conduct

The United Kingdom: Developments with Respect to Self-Regulation in the UK


Charity Law Matters
By Ronan Cormacain, Kerry O'Halloran, Arthur Williamson
Reviewed by Karla Simon



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