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Suggested Lists

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Pakistan Voluntary Social Welfare Agency


All NGOs are required to register with their local Voluntary Social Welfare (VSWA) department. The VSWA assigns each organisation with an organisation identifier that is made up of a number and the year of registration. There is no searchable database. The VSWA number should be used as a unique identifier, …


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Possible Lists

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Pakistan National Tax Number


National Tax Number, commonly known as NTN is a unique ID issued by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) – the apex tax regulatory authority in Pakistan, to verify the registration of business. Individuals and organisations that are liable to pay income tax must have a National Tax Number (NTN). Organisations …


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Pakistan Chart of Accounts


A government's budget (or 'Chart of Accounts') often refers to government agencies, departments and ministries with stable codes. These can be reliably used in open data publications as identifiers. This entry is generated and maintained by Gov Org ID Finder [1] from Development Initiatives. Where available, Gov Org ID …


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Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy


The Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy provides certification for NGOs working in Pakistan. Registration with the PCP is not obligatory for working in Pakistan and therefore not all NGOs will be recorded on the 'PCP Certified CSO List'. However, this list can be searched online. All NGOs are required to register …


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Fall back identifier sources

The following lists provide a fall back option when no other identifier sources are available…

Example Data Prefix


List code prefix reserved for use in example data which require a valid prefix (e.g. for use in data validator testing).

Basic Registry of Identified Global Entities


As of August 2020 the BRIDGE project has been shut down. It was led by four nonprofit partners – GlobalGiving, TechSoup Global, GuideStar, and Foundation Center – BRIDGE assigned a unique identification number, known as a BRIDGE number, to individual social sector entities around the world. Each 10-digit BRIDGE number …

OECD Development Assistance Committee


The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Development Assistance Committee (DAC) maintain a list of organisations whom are involved in the transfer of 'Official Development Assistance' (ODA) financial flows. This list provides a useful fall-back source of identification for government agencies and multilateral organisations involved in aid, and in …

International Aid Transparency Initiative Organisation Identifier


XI-IATI is a list of organisation identifiers that is maintained by the IATI Secretariat. Any publisher may apply to the IATI Technical Team for an identifier to be generated. "If a bona fide organisation is not registered with any recognised or appropriate registration agency ( they should contact the IATI …

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs - Humanitarian Programme Cycle Identifiers


OCHA (Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs) is the part of the United Nations Secretariat responsible for bringing together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to emergencies. OCHA assigns it's own organisation identifiers to parties involved in funding or delivery of humanitarian work, which are used in UN …


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Global Research Identifiers Database


The Global Research Identifiers Database collects information on research institutions and assigns them a unique identifier. It draws on information from funding datasets, and claims over 90% coverage of institutions. It records information on the nature of the research organisation, covering companies, education establishments, healthcare, non-profits, government and other entity …


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