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An office for an non-government organisation.
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The office of a non-government organisation (NGO). Examples would be Red Cross, Red Crescent, Oxfam or a trade union office. These are organisations which are privately funded (but may accept government grants) and privately run. In USA, these are simply called 'non-profits.' See also office=quango

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