international organisation


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Noun1.international 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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National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim received Director General of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Antonio Vitorino KUWAIT, April 28 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim met Sunday visiting Director General of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Antonio Vitorino.
HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari addressing the Ministerial Conference of the International Organisation of La Francophonie in Yerevan.
The minister highlighted the significance attached by the Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani to this international organisation, which was set up upon his initiative, adding,"HH the Emir directed us to follow-up and support it at all stages".
Being held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, the two-day event is being organised by the International Organisation of Employers and the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI).
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Francophonie, Ambassador Christian Ter- Stepanyan had a meeting with the Secretary General of the International Organisation of the
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.
The UAE today announced the formal ratification of its headquarters agreement with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), confirming IRENA s position as the global hub for renewable energy, and the first international organisation headquartered in the Middle East.
Portuguese capital Lisbon will host the general assembly meeting of the Sports Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA) today to elect the chairman of the first international organisation dedicated to international sport integrity, a culmination of four-year long efforts by Qatar-based International Center for Sports Security (ICSS).
On each day of the workshop, approximately 120 police officers from various units including the Metropolitan Police Bureau, the Special Branch, the Immigration Bureau and the Tourist Police Bureau, as well as local police officers from provinces that host consulates and international organisations such as Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen, Songkhla and Phuket actively volunteered to participate in the workshop.
In this regard, Kamila bint Hilal al Siyabiya, acting head of International Organisations Department at SAI, said that SAI has a distinctive presence in the regional and international arena demonstrated by its membership in a number of regional and international committees, whether those relevant to financial audit or those relevant to combating corruption.

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