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    The organizations with an international membership, scope, or presence, then that organisation is called International Organization. These organizations might be label as International non-governmental organizations (INGOs), Inter-governmental Organisation, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that operate internationally.

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    International Organisation

    Abbreviation

    United Nation

    UN

    Economic and Social Council

    ECOSOC

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

    UNHCR

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

    UNCTAD

    United Nations Development Programme

    UNDP

    United Nations Environment Programme

    UNEP

    World Food Programme

    WFP

    United Nations International Drug Control Programme

    UNIDCP

    Non-Governmental Organisations

    NGO

    International Court of Justice

    ICJ

    Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

    CTBT

    United Nations Children's Education Fund

    UNICEF

    United Nations Population Fund

    UNFPA

    UN Commission on Human Settlements

    UNCHS

    UN Capital Development Fund

    UNCDF

    United Nations Volunteers

    UNV

    UN Development Fund for Women

    UNIFEM

    International Narcotics Control Board

    INCB

    International Centre for the Prevention of Crime

    ICPC

    United Nations University

    UNU

    United Nations Research Institute for Social  Development

    UNRISD

    United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

    UNIDIR

    United Nations Institute for Training and Research

    UNITAR

    Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations

    FAO

    International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (The World Bank)

    IBRD

    International Development Association

    IDA

    International Finance Corporation

    IFC

    Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

    MIGA

    International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes

    ICSID

    International Civil Aviation Organisation

    ICAO

    International Fund for Agricultural Development

    IFAD

    International Maritime Organisation

    IMO

    International Monetary Fund

    IMF

    International Telecommunication Union

    ITU

    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

    UNESCO

    International Bureau of Education

    IBE

    United Nations Industrial Development Organisation

    UNIDO

    Universal Postal Union

    UPU

    World Health Organisation

    WHO

    Pan American Health Organisation

    PAHO

    World Intellectual Property Organisation

    WIPO

    World Meteorological Organisation

    WMO

    International Atomic Energy Agency

    IAEA

    International Seabed Authority

    ISA

    World Trade Organisation

    WTO

    International Criminal Court

    ICC

    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

    NATO

    North Atlantic Council

    NAC

    Bank for International Settlements

    BIS

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    OECD

    European Union

    EU

    European Commission

    EC

    European Investment Bank

    EIB

    European System of Central Banks

    ESCB

    Council of Europe

    CoE

    Western European Union

    WEU

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

    EBRD

    European Free Trade Association

    EFTA

    European Space Agency

    ESA

    Central European Initiative

    CEI

    Nordic Development Fund

    NDF

    Nordic Investment Bank

    NIB

    European Broadcasting Union

    EBU

    Black Sea Economic Co-operation Group

    BSECG

    Commonwealth of Independent States

    CIS

    Organisation of American States

    OAS

    Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration

    SIECA

    Central American Common Market

    CACM

    Central American Bank for Economic Integration

    BCIE

    Latin American Integration Association

    LAIA

    Latin American Economic System

    SELA

    Association of Caribbean States.

    ACS

    Caribbean Community

    CARICOM

    Caribbean Development Bank

    CDB

    Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States

    OECS

    Eastern Caribbean Central Bank.

    ECCB

    Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean

    OPANAL

    Asian Development Bank

    ADB

    Economic Co-operation Organization CP: Colombo Plan

    ECO

    Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation

    APEC

    Secretariat of the Pacific Community

    SPC

    Pacific Islands Forum

    PIF

    Association of South-East Asian Nations

    ASEAN

    Asian Mekong Basin Development Co-operation

    MEKONG GROUP

    South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation.

    SAARC

    The League of Arab States

    TLAS

    Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development.

    AFEST

    Arab Monetary Fund

    AMF

    Gulf Co-operation Council

    GCC

    Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

    OPEC

    OPEC Fund for International Development

    OFID

    Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries

    OAPEC

    Arab Maghreb Union.

    AMU

    Arab Organization for Agricultural Development

    AOAD

    African Union

    AU

    African Development Bank

    AfDB

    Central Bank of West African States

    BCEAO

    Bank of Central African States

    BEAC

    West African Development Bank

    BOAD

    East African Development Bank

    EADB

    African Export-Import Bank

    AFREXIM BANK

    Economic Community of Central African States

    ECCAS

    Economic Community of West African States

    ECOWAS

    West African Monetary and Economic Union

    UEMOA

    Southern African Development Community

    SADC

    Lake Chad Basin Commission

    LCBC

    East African Community

    EAC

    Inter-Governmental Authority on Development

    IGAD

    World Council of Churches

    WCC

    Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization

    UNPO

    International Committee of the Red Cross

    ICRC

    Medicines Sans Frontiers

    MSF

    Amnesty International

    AI

    Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

    OPCW

    Antarctic Treaty

    AT

    Inter-Parliamentary Union

    IPU

    Organization of the Islamic Conference

    OIC

    Islamic Development Bank

    IDB

    World Customs Organization

    WCO

    International Criminal Police Organization.

    INTERPOL

    International Mobile Satellite Organization

    IMSO

    International Telecommunications Satellite Organization

    ITSO

    World Tourism Organization

    UWTO

    International Air Transport Association

    IATA

    International Road Federation

    IRF

    International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

    ICFTU

    World Federation of Trade Unions

    WFTU

    European Trade Union Confederation

    ETUC

    World Confederation of Labour

    WCL

    International Organization of the Francophonie

    IOOTF

    International Organization for Standardization

    ISO

    World Wide Fund for Nature

    WWF

    International Olympic Committee

    IOC

    Union for International Cancer Control UICC

    Intermediate Nuclear Forces

    INA

    Palestinian Liberation Organization

    PLO

    Peaceful Nuclear Exploration

    PNE

    General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

    GATT

    Trade Policy Review Mechanism TPRM

    Most Favoured Nation

    MFN

    Technical Barriers to Trade

    TBT

    Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights

    TRIPS

    Trade Related Investment Measures

    TRIMS

    Dispute Settlement Understanding

    DSU

    Information Technology Agreement

    ITA

    Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa

    COMESA

    Ozone Depleting Substances

    ODS

    UN Conference on Environment and Development

    UNCED

    World Summit on Sustainable Development

    WSSD

    Strategic Defence Initiative

    SDI

    Multiple Independently Targetable Re-entry Vehicles

    MITRV

    Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile

    ICBM

    Ballistic Missile Defence

    BMD

    Partial Test Ban Treaty

    PTBT

    Outer Space Treaty

    OST

    Anti-Ballistic Missiles Treaty

    ABMT

    Arms Control and Disarmament Agency

    ACDA

    The organizations with an international membership, scope, or presence, then that organisation is called International Organization.  These organizations might be label as International non-governmental organizations (INGOs), Inter-governmental Organisation, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that operate internationally.

    Image source: http.www.portal-hi.net

    International Organisation

    Abbreviation

    United Nation

    UN

    Economic and Social Council

    ECOSOC

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

    UNHCR

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

    UNCTAD

    United Nations Development Programme

    UNDP

    United Nations Environment Programme

    UNEP

    World Food Programme

    WFP

    United Nations International Drug Control Programme

    UNIDCP

    Non-Governmental Organisations

    NGO

    International Court of Justice

    ICJ

    Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

    CTBT

    United Nations Children's Education Fund

    UNICEF

    United Nations Population Fund

    UNFPA

    UN Commission on Human Settlements

    UNCHS

    UN Capital Development Fund

    UNCDF

    United Nations Volunteers

    UNV

    UN Development Fund for Women

    UNDFEM

    International Narcotics Control Board

    INCB

    Centre for International Crime Prevention

    CICP

    United Nations University

    UNU

    United Nations Research Institute for Social  Development

    UNRISD

    United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

    UNIDIR

    United Nations Institute for Training and Research

    UNITAR

    Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations

    FAO

    International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (The World Bank)

    IBRD

    International Development Association

    IDA

    International Finance Corporation

    IFC

    Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

    MIGA

    International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes

    ICSID

    International Civil Aviation Organisation

    ICAO

    International Fund for Agricultural Development

    IFAD

    International Maritime Organisation

     

    International Monetary Fund

    IMF

    International Telecommunication Union

     

    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

     

    UNESCO

    International Bureau of Education

     

    United Nations Industrial Development Organisation

     

    Universal Postal Union

     

    World Health Organisation

    WHO

    Pan American Health Organisation

     

    World Intellectual Property Organisation

    WIPO

    World Meteorological Organisation

    WMO

    International Atomic Energy Agency

    IAEA

    International Seabed Authority

    ISA

    World Trade Organisation

    WTO

    International Criminal Court

    ICC

    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

    NATO

    North Atlantic Council

    NAC

    Bank for International Settlements

    BIS

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    OECD

    European Union

    EU

    European Commission

    EC

    European Investment Bank

    EIB

    European System of Central Banks

    ESCB

    Council of Europe

    CoE

    Western European Union.

    WEU

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

    EBRD

    European Free Trade Association.

    EFTA

    European Space Agency

    ESA

     

    Central European Initiative.

    CEI

    Nordic Development Fund.

    NDF

    Nordic Investment Bank.

    NIB

    European Broadcasting Union.

    EBU

    Black Sea Economic Co-operation Group.

    BSECG

    Commonwealth of Independent States.

    CIS

    Organisation of American States.

    OAS

     

    Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration.

    SIECA

    Central American Common Market.

    CACM

    Central American Bank for Economic Integration.

    BCIE

     

    Latin American Integration Association.

    LAIA

    Latin American Economic System.

    SELA

     

    Association of Caribbean States.

     

    ACS

     

    Caribbean Community

     

    CARICOM

    Caribbean Development Bank.

    CDB

    Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States.

    OECS

    Eastern Caribbean Central Bank.

    ECCB

    Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean.

    OPANAL

    Asian Development Bank.

    ADB

    Economic Co-operation Organization CP: Colombo Plan.

    ECO

    Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation.

    APEC

    Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

    SPC

    Pacific Islands Forum.

    PIF

    Association of South-East Asian Nations

    ASEAN

    Asian Mekong Basin Development Co-operation.

    MEKONG GROUP

    South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation.

    SAARC

    The League of Arab States.

    TLAS

    Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development.

    AFEST

    Arab Monetary Fund

    AMF

    Gulf Co-operation Council.

    GCC

    Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.

    OPEC

    OPEC Fund for International Development.

    OFID

    Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries.

    OAPEC

    Arab Maghreb Union.

    AMU

    Arab Organization for Agricultural Development.

    AOAD

    African Union.

    AU

    African Development Bank.

    ADB

    Central Bank of West African States.

    BCEAO

    Bank of Central African States.

    BEAC

     

    West African Development Bank.

    BOAD

    East African Development Bank.

    EADB

     

    African Export-Import Bank.

    AFREXIM BANK

    Economic Community of Central African States.

    CEEAC

    Economic Community of West African States.

    ECOWAS

     

    West African Monetary and Economic Union.

    UEMOA

     

    Southern African Development Community.

    SADC

    Lake Chad Basin Commission

    LCBC

    East African Community.

    EAC

     

    Inter-Governmental Authority on Development.

    IGAD

    World Council of Churches.

    WCC

    Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization.

    UNPO

    International Committee of the Red Cross.

    ICRC

    Medicines Sans Frontiers.

    MSF

    Amnesty International.

    AI

    Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

    OPCW

    Antarctic Treaty.

    AT

    Inter-Parliamentary Union.

     

    IPU

    Organization of the Islamic Conference

     

    OIC

    Islamic Development Bank

     

    IDB

    World Customs Organization

     

    WCO

    International Criminal Police Organization.

     

    INTERPOL

    International Mobile Satellite Organization.

     

    IMSO

    International Telecommunications Satellite Organization.

     

    INTELSAT

    World Tourism Organization.

     

    TWTO

    International Air Transport Association.

     

    IATA

    International Road Federation.

     

    IRF

    International Confederation of Free Trade Unions.

     

    ICFTU

    World Federation of Trade Unions.

     

    WFTU

    European Trade Union Confederation.

     

    ETUC

    World Confederation of Labour.

     

    WCL

    International Organization of the Francophonie.

     

    IOOTF

    International Organization for Standardization.

     

    ISO

    World Wide Fund for Nature.

     

    WWF

    International Olympic Committee.

     

    IOC

    International Union Against Cancer.

     

    UICC

    Arms Control and Disarmament Agency.

     

    ACDA

    Intermediate Nuclear Forces.

     

    INA

    Palestinian Liberation Organization.

     

    PLO

    South-West African People's Organization.

     

    SWAPO

    Peaceful Nuclear Exploration.

     

    PNE

    General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade.

    Trade Policy Review Mechanism.

     

    GATT

    Most Favoured Nation.

     

    MFN

    Technical Barriers to Trade.

     

    TBT

    Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights.

     

    TRIPS

    Trade Related Investment Measures.

     

    TRIMS

    Dispute Settlement Understanding.

     

    DSU

    Information Technology Agreement.

     

    ITA

    Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa.

     

    COMESA

    Ozone Depleting Substances.

     

    ODS

    UN Conference on Environment and Development.

     

    UNCED

    World Summit on Sustainable Development.

     

    WSSD

    Strategic Defence Initiative.

     

    SDI

    Multiple Independently Targetable Re-entry Vehicles.

     

    MITRV

    Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile.

     

    ICBM

    Ballistic Missile Defence.

     

    BMD

    Partial Test Ban Treaty.

     

    PTBT

    Outer Space Treaty.

     

    OST

    Anti-Ballistic Missiles Treaty.

     

    ABMT

    Arms Control and Disarmament Agency

     

    ACDA

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