How many NGOs with consultative status to the UN does each region have per million inhabitants? Written by Tom Fries on June 3, 2011. Published in Learning to share This bar graph compares the representation of different regions at the UN, in terms of NGOs with consultative status, for the citizens of different regions (UN Geoscheme-defined regions). Tags: Civil Society, CSO, global civil society, Good Governance, NGOs, United Nations Tom Fries Erstwhile neuroscientist ('97-'00), rowing coach ('99-'10), business student ('07-'09) and cupcake entrepreneur ('09). Now enjoying international work in the Germany and Washington offices of one of Germany's most prominent think tanks.