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UN special rapporteur: Aren't funding from Saudi princes dangerous?

Alyaa Alhadjri

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Modified 5 Dec 2016, 5:21 am

Urging a common international standard to be applied for foreign funding, a United Nations special rapporteur drew a comparison between the funds from Saudi princes and the George Soros-linked Open Society Foundations (OSF).

"Civil society organisations receive foreign funding for their operations. So why is it a problem when NGOs get foreign funding and not businesses or governments?

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