Non -profit organization- an organization that is tax free and that serves the public interest. Their purposes are charitable, educational, scientific, religious or literary. Public expects to donate and their donations be deducted from their federal taxes. A legally non -profit org does not declare any profit and instead utilizing all the resources and revenue for its operating expenses.
International Humanitarian City (IHC)
Established in 2003 by HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the International Humanitarian City (IHC) has grown to become the world’s largest and busiest logistics hub for humanitarian aid with nine UN agencies and nearly 50 NGOs and commercial entities as members.
Its expertise is in transport and logistics to work hand in hand with aid agencies on helping the victims of crises and families whose lives are scarred by poverty. IHC capabilities for delivering help is eight hours by air to two thirds of the world population some of the worst humanitarian crises that includes tsunami in Southeast Asia, recurring drought of Africa, Civil unrest in Afghanistan and Darfur and the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. IHC also has been engaged on emergency responses to Syria and Philippines
Characteristics of Nonprofit Organization:
Passion for Mission ( values Driven) - creativity, energy and dedication for the work Atmosphere of Scarcity – Shortage of resources, underdeveloped infrastructure may exist execution walls. Bias toward informality, participation and consensus-
Dual bottom lines; Financial and Mission
Program outcomes are difficult to assess
Governing boards has both oversight and supporting roles
Mixed skill level of staff
Participation of volunteers
Composed of organization that are owned and operated by the government. Includes Federal, provincial, state, or municipal governments, depending on where you live.
RTA( Road and transport Authority) a public sector organization responsible for transport network in UAE, a versatile entity mandated to manage marine roads , metro and public transport through sub agencies. 5 basic Characteristics of public sector
Owned by the state. It could be in the nature of Central, State or local government ownership or any instrumentality of the state too can have the ownership of public enterprise.
Controlled by the state
Its operation and administration controlled by government. The Government has the direct responsibility to manage the affairs of the enterprise through various devices and exercises control over it by means of a number of agencies and techniques.
Public Enterprises owe accountability to people as they are funded through public money. This accountability is realized through legislature and its committees, ministers, audit institutions and other specialized agencies. Independence:
Public Enterprises function with highest independence under given situations. They are free from day to day interference in their affairs and management. Coverage
The public enterprise negotiates all areas and activities. There is hardly any field of activity, which is not covered by the operations of public enterprises.
Stakeholder- a person, group of organizations that has interest or affect the organization or with reasonable interest to a given situation or enterprise Stakeholder Analysis- tools to identify the needs and concern of various stakeholders. It is a useful tool for; Gaining understanding and building harmony
Communicating the benefits of a proposed project
Building strong inclusive campaigns that involve the public
Benefits; common problems that can be solves using analysis. Unnecessary focus on analytical tools
Issues are too large of complex for decision makers
The scope of study is too large
Some stakeholder are left out
There is no local ownership
There is no commitment for...
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