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abbreviation for
(Military) British Expeditionary Force, the British armies that served in France and Belgium 1914–18 and in France 1939–40




British Expeditionary Force(s).
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BEF provides financial support to businesses who have been unable to source funding from the mainstream lenders and is keen to support young people in the region by developing their understanding of enterprise and employability skills.
The BEF has to confirm the host city for the WEG by November 15 of this year.
The extensive investments in infrastructure, marketing, and product development at both Bob Evans Restaurants and BEF Foods have been undertaken to deliver on these criteria.
We think that BEF could still become profitable if it changes its crop mix towards more sugar beets (it in fact started growing the crop in 2011).
It is being co-ordinated by the BEF in partnership with the three Olympic disciplines of eventing, dressage, show jumping and one Paralympic discipline of paraequestrian dressage.
Through revenues generated from the sale of green power products, BEF funds projects that support new renewable energy from solar, wind and biomass and restore damaged watersheds.
In the last 10 years, BEF has loaned more than PS10m which has assisted almost 1,500 businesses across West and North Yorkshire - of which 940 were new businesses, creating over 1,000 jobs.
BEF supports new renewable energy development in North America through the sale of BEF Carbon Offsets, and invests revenue from these sales directly into watershed restoration and renewable energy programs, such as Solar 4R Schools, which has introduced more than 30,000 students to renewable energy since 2002.
In addition to the outstanding speakers, the BEF will also feature networking opportunities and will culminate with the 2013 Business Excellence Awards, recognizing exceptional results from companies in 18 separate categories.
PATHWAY will determine the impact of BEF on physiologically-relevant MS (a risk factor for many diseases) endpoints and deliver a better understanding of the role and mechanisms of action of the 3 bioactives and BEF.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Bonneville Environmental Foundation (BEF) and the Center for Resource Solutions announced today that BEF Clean Energy Offsets are now Green-e[R] Climate certified.
BEF will be taking care of the scheme in North and West Yorkshire and fund director Stephen Waud said it will provide a huge help to young entrepreneurs making their way in business.