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Quangos

Great Britin. Office of Public Service.

Quangos

opening the doors

by Great Britin. Office of Public Service.

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Published by Cabinet Office in London .
Written in English


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With foreword by the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, David Clark.

StatementOffice of Public Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination28p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17474824M

quango (kwang'gō), A committee wholly or partially supported by government funds in which some members are appointed by government and others by nongovernmental agencies or organizations; the committee functions as a nongovernmental organization rather than as an arm of government. System used primarily in U.K. [quasi-non-governmental organization. A survey carried out in showed there are around 1, people serving on quangos in the region compared to a total of 1, elected councillors, MPs and MEPs. Some of the best-known quangos, such as development agency One NorthEast, will come under the auspices of a future elected assembly, but others will remain accountable to Whitehall.


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