international 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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The findings indicate that the United Nations Children's Fund (@UNICEF) is the most followed international organisation with more than two million followers.
Nabil Elaraby, the Secretary General of the Arab League is the most followed head of an international organisation with more than 346,000 followers.
Summary: Dr Saeed Mohammed Al Shamsi, Assistant Secretary of State for International Organisation Affairs received at his office in the Foreign Ministry, Pablo Kang, Ambassador of Australia and Vural Altay, Turkish Ambassador to the State.
During the two meetings, they discussed bilateral relations and mutual cooperation in the field of international organisations to strengthen the common interests.
Domestically, this includes adherence to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) international anti-money laundering standards and the Basel Committee, International Organisation of Securities Commission (IOSCO) and International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) global standards in the regulation of financial services and updates to governing legislation.
affiliate of the Business and Industry Advisory Committee (BIAC) to the OECD, and the International Organisation of Employers (IOE).
Increasingly international politics are influenced by international organisations such as the IMF, the UN, the World Bank, GATT and occasionally even the EU.
Mark Simmonds updated Parliament on unpaid parking fines incurred by Diplomatic Missions and International Organisations in the United Kingdom.
Two thirds of the activities of the United Nations take place there and there are 19 international organisations based in the lakeside city, together with nearly 200 representations attached to them.
The personality of international organisations in English law; A.
It attracts collaborative and contract research commissions from a wide range of national and international organisations - commissions valued at more than GBP80 million annually.
Furthermore, international organisations must ensure that their initiatives do not duplicate or contradict each other.

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