How does the UN incorporate NGOs? Written by Tom Fries on June 3, 2011. Published in Learning to share Through this website, you can get an idea of how the nine different commissions subsidiary to ECOSOC incorporate (or exclude) NGOs from their work. Read more Tags: CSO, 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.