This is a superb reference at Changemakers.net, sister concern of Ashoka foundation.
Checkout collection pane on left side.
It contains info, notable features, webaddress, and most importantly contact info of selected NGOs, organizationsgrouped by focus areas. I think it is very exhaustive & quality reference. A perfect resource for networking with likeminded people.
I am pasting the focus areas here. If you are interested in an area. Be sure to browse the listing!
arts & culture
biodiversity & environment
conflict mediation & resolution
education & learning
human rights & legal reform
indigenous peoples & culture
microenterprise & income generation
sustainable community development
possibilities and impacts
women and gender equity
youth: issues and opportunities
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