From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- International organization : Add brief definition or description
- Non-governmental organization : An NGO (non-governmental organization) is a nonprofit, voluntary, service-oriented organization that pursues the common good independently of governments.
- Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers : The top-level international organization that directs the assignment of Domain Name System (DNS) names, Internet Protocol addresses, and other technical identifiers that must be unique for the proper operation of the Internet
- National Endowment for Democracy : A U.S. based QUANGO (i.e, quasi-autonomous non-governmental organization), with a goal of democracy promotion, chartered by the Congress but primarily made up of political party, labor union, and business representatives; receives some government funding