Asia: South & Central India crackdown? Ford Foundation latest foreign NGO slapped by Delhi

The Ford Foundation joins a growing list of foreign non-profit organizations – including Mercy Corps and the Sierra Club – whose funds have been restricted by the Indian government.  

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The Ford Foundation has joined a growing list of charities and advocacy groups on an official Indian “watch list” as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government seeks to tighten oversight of foreign-funded NGOs.