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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How Could Trade Policy Better Address Food System Shocks?

IISD · 1 April 2021 English

This report examines how trade policy can help governments anticipate and respond to food system shocks while avoiding harm to producers and consumers in other countries. It also makes the …

Address Food System Shocks? Abbreviations and Acronyms AMIS Agricultural Market Information System


Current State of Early Warning Systems (EWS) in Afghanistan

UNEP · 31 March 2021 English

This report provides a broad overview of the landscape of Early Warning Systems (EWS) for the climate-induced natural hazard with a specific focus on flood in Afghanistan, in order to …

FLOOD EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TABLE OF CONTENT ACRONYMS I EXECUTIVE SUMMARY III 1. INTRODUCTION 1-5 INSTITUTIONAL ARRANGEMENT 50 BIBLIOGRAPHY 51 ACRONYMS AF Adaptation Fund AKAH Agha Khan Agency for G S Y S T E M I N A F G H A N I S T A N ACRONYMS MRRD Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development


Secondary Road Improvement Project: Dzirula-Kharagauli-Moliti-Pona-Chumateleti Secondary Road Section Environmental Monitoring Report (July-December …

ADB · 28 March 2021 English

Environmental monitoring reports describe the environmental issues or mitigation measures of a project. This document dated March 2021 is provided for the ADB project 46375-002 in Georgia.

ACRONYMS &ABBREVIATIONS ADB Asian Development Bank


Shanxi Inclusive Agricultural Value Chain Development Project: Environmental Monitoring Report (January-June 2020)

ADB · 27 March 2021 English

Environmental monitoring reports describe the environmental issues or mitigation measures of a project. This document dated March 2021 is provided for the ADB project 48358-001 in the People's Republic of …

CNY1.00 = $ 0.1413 $1.00 = CNY 7.0715 ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS ADB Asian Development Bank


Reforming the Basic Benefits Package in Armenia : Modeling Insights from the …

World Bank Group · 26 March 2021 English

Armenia is an upper-middle-income (UMI) country in the South Caucasus region. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and a regional crisis have resulted in the real economy's contraction following rapid growth in …

viii Acronyms EFI TS PACKAG E I N A RMEN I A 1 ACRONYMS AMD Armenian Dram AUHC


Reforming the Basic Benefits Package in Armenia : Modeling Insights from the …

World Bank Group · 26 March 2021 English

Armenia is an upper-middle-income (UMI) country in the South Caucasus region. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and a regional crisis have resulted in the real economy's contraction following rapid growth in …

Acknowledgments vii About the Authors viii Acronyms 1 Executive Summary 2 ES.1: introduction 2 B E N E F I TS PAC KAG E I N A R M E N I A ACRONYMS AMD Armenian Dram AUHC Armenian Universal Health


Living in the Light : The Bangladesh Solar Home Systems Story

World Bank Group · 24 March 2021 English

The Bangladesh Solar Home Systems (SHS) Program is the largest national program in the world for off-grid electrification. Begun in 2003, SHS installations under the Program ended in 2018. It …

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xii AUTHORS xiv ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS xv ECONOMIC badminton, and outdoor sports. xiv �ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS AC Alternating Current


Living in the Light : The Bangladesh Solar Home Systems Story

World Bank Group · 24 March 2021 English

The Bangladesh Solar Home Systems (SHS) Program is the largest national program in the world for off-grid electrification. Begun in 2003, SHS installations under the Program ended in 2018. It …

x ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xii AUTHORS xiv ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS xv ECONOMIC INDEXES xvi Senior Energy Specialist, The World Bank xiv ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS AC Alternating Current ADB


EU legislation and policies to fight racial and ethnic discrimination

EPRS · 23 March 2021 English

Racial and ethnic minorities face discrimination and its consequences on a daily basis. The exact scale of the problem is hard to gauge owing to a lack of data and …

restaurant or bar, public transport, shop. ** Acronyms for target groups refer to immigrants from [country/region]


Denmark’s support to climate change mitigation

DIIS · 23 March 2021 English

Findings from a preparatory study

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