UNRRA


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UNRRA

(ˈʌn rə)
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.
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In 1947, UNRRA was replaced by the International Refugee Organization (IRO), of which the USSR was not a member.
Succeeding UNRRA was the International Refugee Organization (IRO) established by the General Assembly in December 1946.
UNRRA was overwhelmed by the deluge of destitute refugees left behind by the advancing Allied armies and the collapsing German Wehrmacht.
Gilchrist of HMG informed Rhea Radin of UNRRA accordingly.
Here we see Keynes displaying a positive attitude towards the White Plan which laid the groundwork for UNRRA.
New Yorki ja selle lahiumbrusse oli tulnud mitmeid teatritookogemusega kutselisi naitlejaid ning muusikuid, osa neist ka UNRRA (24) toetusel toiminud pagulaslaagri teatrite staaziga.
The plot involves UNRRA soldiers encounter with a young survivor whom they help in his search for his mother.
Ordinarily, UNRRA social workers preferred to return all refugee children to their parents, when possible.
Ministero per l'Assistenza post bellica e UNRRA (promotor) (1947).
With a sureness of touch he interweaves the personal stories of those who were involved in the Allied relief effort at all levels, from volunteers like Kay Hulme at the Wildflecken camp near Bad Neustadt, to the key players in UNRRA, the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.
Talking to media after signing a memorandum of cooperation between OIC and UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Authority) here on Tuesday, he said that peace in Afghanistan would be secured at all costs.