Acronyms

An acronym is a word or name formed from the initial components of a longer name or phrase, usually using individual initial letters, as in NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) or EU (European Union), but sometimes using syllables, as in Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg), or a mixture of the two, as in radar (RAdio Detection And Ranging). Similarly, acronyms are sometimes pronounced as words, as in NASA or UNESCO, sometimes as the individual letters, as in FBI or ATM, or a mixture of the two, as in JPEG or IUPAC. The broader sense of acronym inclusive of terms pronounced …

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IIAG: Ibrahim Index of African Governance · 26 January 2023 English

The Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG), published every two years, is the most comprehensive dataset measuring African governance performance. It constitutes a framework for citizens, governments, institutions, academics and …

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BPC: Bipartisan Policy Center · 25 January 2023 English

The previous year the GAO issued a report responding to a Congressional concern about the “duplication, fragmentation and lack of coordination” of early care and education programs and the underlying …

reference, throughout the document, the following acronyms are used: CACFP Child and Adult Care Food Program


Mo Ibrahim Foundation · 24 January 2023 English

The median score for the sub-category has decreased by -2.5 points over the ten-year period (from 82.5 in 2012 to 80.0 in 2021), as the countries in the lower half …

108 International Finance Corporation (IFC), MIF Acronyms 111 Board Member Project team 112 Human Development https://population.un.org/wup/ Accessed 23 November 2022 Acronyms 111 ACLED The Armed Conflict Location & Event


UN-Habitat: UN Human Settlements Programme · 19 January 2023 English

The NUP constitutes a framework and reference for the implementation of public interventions in urban areas by the ministries and service-providing institutions of the State of Palestine, in addition to …

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World Bank Group · 19 January 2023 English

BRT North Extension (P170595) ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS ATU Lima-Callao Urban Transport Authority BRT


World Bank Group · 19 January 2023 English

Despite a challenging global environment, Jordan's growth exceeded expectations during the first half of 2022. Propelled by a strong rebound in international tourism, the full reopening of the economy, and …

www.worldbank.org/en/country/jordan. 2 Acronyms and Abbreviations 8M-2022 First eight months


TPP: The Policy Practice · 19 January 2023 English

The book explains what fossil fuel subsidies are, how they inflict harm and what steps are being taken to reduce them. It also shows why subsidies persist and why existing …

figures, and table ix List of abbreviations and acronyms xi Acknowledgements xiii 1. Introduction 1 Copyright Copyright List of abbreviations and acronyms APEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation ASCM


World Bank Group · 18 January 2023 English

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UKCDR: UK Collaborative on Development Research · 18 January 2023 English

Funding and undertaking research during the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic: COVID CIRCLE updated report January 2023 COVID CIRCLE: Funding and undertaking research during the first two years …

for LMIC-focused projects). Abbreviations and acronyms: CNRST: Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique


World Bank Group · 18 January 2023 English

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