An Evaluation of business oriented non-governmental organizations (Bongo's) "A case study of BTC project community investment and development programs

Çetin, Başak
The aim of this study is to analyze the partnerships of Non – Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Private Sector and also their relations with Local Institutions. Within this context, we ask certain questions. Are the NGOs really non – profit organizations? Does Business Sector involve in the Social Development Projects for the community or for their own interests? This study tries to answer these questions in the case of Community Investment Program and Regional Sustainable Development Program of the Baku – Tbilisi – Ceyhan (BTC) crude oil pipeline implemented by an energy company with unusual partners and discusses its impacts on the stakeholders of the project, local governments and societies. This study proposes an analytical framework for the changing role, partners and responsibilities of the private sector and the local governments and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s).


An inquiry into rural-development nongovernmental organizations in Turkey : degree of institutionalization and socio-economic characteristics of the employees
Topal, Çağrı; Hoşgör, Hatice Ayşe; Department of Sociology (2004)
This study is examining the institutionalization degree of the rural development nongovernmental organizations (NGO) and the social-economic status of the employees in those NGOs. The development NGO sector has enormously grown within last three decades. It has also been a period of reorganization for capitalism. The neo-liberal political economy has replaced the Keynesianism/Fordism, integrating the national economies into the global economy. This integration has resulted in increasing income inequalities,...
Risk assessment of petroleum transportation pipeline in some Turkish oil fields
Öğütçü, Gökçen; Akın, Serhat; Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (2004)
In this thesis, quantitative risk assessment study of several oil field transportation lines that belong to a private oil production company located in S. East Turkey has been conducted. In order to achieve this goal, first primary risk drivers were identified. Then relative ranking of all pipeline segments were conducted. Quantitative risk assessment was based on Monte Carlo simulations and a relative scoring index approach. In these simulations frequency of occurrence of pipeline failures for different oi...
A new census geography for Turkey using geographic information systems a case study on Çankaya distric, Ankara
Kırlanhıçoğlu, Cem; Işık, Oğuz; Department of Geodetic and Geographical Information Technologies (2005)
Today, population census results are not only fundamental for population counting but also for providing various information to many organizations and people who make research and take decisions about human-related issues. However, statistics produced on the basis of administrative divisions in Turkey are inadequate to meet the needs of most In this study, a new census geography is aimed for Turkey using Geographic Information Systems and Multi Criteria Decision Making methodologies. This new census geograp...
The relationship between human and nature -as conceptionalized by the representatives of the selected environmental NGOs in Turkey
Akman, Zeynep İdil; Kalaycıoğlu, Hediye Sibel; Department of Social Policy (2011)
This thesis studies the perceptions of the selected representatives of environmental non-governmental organizations’ (NGO) about the human and nature relationship in Turkey. The representatives of the NGOs’ perceptions about human-nature relationship are studied refering to four dimensions, Production and Consumption processes, Energy Production, role of Science and Technology, and the concept of Sustainability. Approaches of the NGOs about Policies and the Activities of Environmental NGOs in Turkey are als...
Türkiye’de Faaliyette Bulunan Uluslararası Ortak Girişimlerde Örgüt Kültürü: Yerel Sosyo-Kültürel Bağlamın Eşbiçimlilik Etkisi
İlhan, Tülay (Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (Ankara, Turkey), 2008-12)
Çalışma, yerel sosyo-kültürel bağlamın Türkiye’de faaliyette bulunan uluslararası ortak girisimlerin (UOG) örgüt kültürleri üzerindeki esbiçimlilik etkilerini incelemeyi amaçlamaktadır. Burada UOG’lerin örgüt kültürleri ve yerel sosyo-kültürel bağlam hem uygulama hem de değer düzeyinde, varolan literatürden hareketle geliştirilen, ortaklaşa davranısçılık, güç mesafesi, belirsizlikten kaçınma, performansa ilişkin yönelim, zamana ilişkin yönelim ve paternalizm kültürel boyutlarında ele alınmaktadır. UOG’lerin...
Citation Formats
B. Çetin, “An Evaluation of business oriented non-governmental organizations (Bongo’s) “A case study of BTC project community investment and development programs,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2012.