world organisation

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: organisation - an international alliance involving many different countries
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Common Market, EC, EEC, European Community, European Economic Community, European Union, EU, Europe - an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization - an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
OPCW, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons - international organization for chemical disarmament; administers the Chemical Weapons Convention
OAS, Organization of American States - an association including most countries in the western hemisphere; created in 1948 to promote military and economic and social and cultural cooperation
OPEC, Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries - an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
League of Nations - an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations; although suggested by Woodrow Wilson, the United States never joined and it remained powerless; it was dissolved in 1946 after the United Nations was formed
community - a group of nations having common interests; "they hoped to join the NATO community"
alignment, alinement, coalition, alliance - an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
UN, United Nations - an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
commonwealth - a world organization of autonomous states that are united in allegiance to a central power but are not subordinate to it or to one another
World Trade Organization, WTO - an international organization based in Geneva that monitors and enforces rules governing global trade
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Summary: World Organisation for Animal Health issued a notification of the outbreak of H5N8 in the Netherlands
TUNIS (TAP) - The World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) called, on Thursday, to generalise the register of complaints of torture and their follow-up on the level of the first instance courts.
The monarch was scheduled to have dinner with Vice President Jejomar Binay and officials of the World Organisation of the Scout Movement and the WSF at the Coconut Palace later.
It is the hope of the Miss World Organisation that it will also be a small contribution to raising awareness of the issues faced by animals, not only in Indonesia but the whole world, utilising the global reach of Miss World," the Miss World Organisation said in a statement about the purpose of Park's visit.
He said the Londonbased Miss World Organisation has agreed to the request out of respect for the customs and values of Indonesia.
Miss World Organisation chairwoman Julia Morley has said that nonoe of the contestants will wear a bikini, as she doesn't wish to upset or get anyone in a situation where they are being disrespectful.
the World Organisation for Animal Health warned of a bird flu outbreak in the
One Health is endorsed by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the World Organisation for Animal Health, and the World Health Organization.
January 19 2010 -- The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has said an outbreak of Aujeszky's disease in Germany should not impact trade for pork and pork products.
Compiled by experts at WHO, the World Organisation for Animal Health and the Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN, this report expands upon the pioneering research of Max Sterne to provide a detailed explanation of the etiology and ecology of the disease, its transmission in animals and humans, pathogenesis and pathology, bacteriology, treatment and prophylaxis and ultimately its control.
Trade restrictions were not in line with recommendations by the World Organisation for Animal Health, he added.

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