4. Characteristics of Develop- ment Projects
Development organizations vary in size and orienta-tion, most share the common goal of helping peopleand benefiting society. These organizations includeinternational humanitarian organizations and nationalNGOs, support development activities ranging fromcommunity organization, welfare support, health,education, small-financial loans and protection of theenvironment.
NGOs typically are private, voluntary, non-profit andservice-oriented organizations dedicated to helpingimprove people's welfare and quality of life.
The goal of all development projects is to help im-prove people's lives through skills training and otherlivelihood programs. Development organizations pre-pare and implement development projects and workto strengthen the capabilities of local institutional andpromote community self-reliance through sustainablestrategies. Funding for projects comes through pri-vate and public donations, government assistanceand a variety of other sources. Development projectsmay consist of a single, transformative project to ad-dress a specific problem or a se-
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