Polls at NL-Aid

Posted on | november 21, 2011 | No Comments

The last few weeks NL-Aid had published 7 polls. These are the results.

The Millennium Development Goals will be met.

  • Yes: 56,605 votes (32%)
  • No: 121,114 votes (68%)
  • Total votes: 177,719

Deforestation is the worst form of abuse to mother earth. Ultimately, we pay a high price for our weak intervention.

  • Yes: 104,355 (67%)
  • No: 52,228 (33%)
  • Total votes: 156,583

Meat from commercial hunting should be banned worldwide. Any kind of fish or meat can be grown or bred in a farm.

  • Yes: 66,543 (52%)
  • No: 61,261 (48%)
  • Total votes: 127,804

The aid target, UN, 1970: rich countries agreed to spend 0.7% of their GNI, annually. Only 5 countries meet these terms. This subject should be put on the international agenda.

  • Yes: 115,752 (73%)
  • No: 41,812 (27%)
  • Total votes: 157,564

Peacekeeping Missions are part of development cooperation/aid.

  • Yes: 87,129 (52%)
  • No: 80,745 (48%)
  • Total votes: 167,874

Track records and output should be checked with quantitative studies and not with qualitative studies and booking only.

  • Yes: 85,562 (54%)
  • No: 72,391 (46%)
  • Total votes: 157,953

The Right to Information Act should apply to all NGOs and western foundations.

  • Yes: 100,226 (82%)
  • No: 21,774 (18%)
  • Total votes: 122,000

TOTAL VOTES: 1.067.497
Readers were allowed to:

  • select one answer at each poll
  • vote at each poll.

AUTHOR: Hans Sluijter
URL: www.NL-Aid.org
E-MAIL: info [at] www.NL-Aid.org

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