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  International Organisation of Employers: International Organisation of Employers
International Organisation of Employers: International Organisation of Employers
The mission of the IOE is to promote and defend the interests of employers in international fora, particularly in the International Labour Organization (ILO), and to this end works to ensure that international labour and social policy promotes the viability of enterprises and creates an environment favourable to enterprise development and job creation.
In order to ensure that the voice of business is heard at the international and national level, the IOE is actively engaged in the creation and capacity building of representative organisations of employers, particularly in both the developing world and those countries in transition to the market economy.
www.ioe-emp.org   (0 words)

 IOM - About IOM
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners.
IOM works to help ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need, including refugees and internally displaced people.
IOM activities that cut across these areas include the promotion of international migration law, policy debate and guidance, protection of migrants' rights, migration health and the gender dimension of migration.
www.iom.int /en/who/main_vacancies.shtml   (0 words)

  International Organizations and NGOs Project
The multiplicity of international organizations concerned with every aspect of the human endeavour poses special challenges to its categorization, especially when their interlinkages and interdisciplinary nature preclude effective use of conventional approaches.
In order to provide new ways to explore and comprehend complex networks of organizations, a number of experiments are being conducted to present information from databases through visual maps as well as using sound.These are accessible over the web and are explained in detail elsewhere.
The information on networks of international organizations can usefully be seen in relation to other kinds of information from which it may be cross-referenced.
www.uia.org /organizations/home.php   (541 words)

  Convention on the International Maritime Organization
The importance of international co-operation in shipping has been recognized for centuries, and has long been manifested in maritime traditions such as ships taking refuge in foreign ports in the event of bad weather and going to the aid of others in distress, irrespective of their nationality.
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) was founded in 1944, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) was created in 1945, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1945 and the World Heath Organization (WHO) in 1947.
If the Organization were to extend its activities to matters of a purely commercial or economic nature, a situation might arise where the Government (of the country concerned) would have to consider resorting to the provisions regarding withdrawal".
www.imo.org /Conventions/mainframe.asp?topic_id=771   (2861 words)

 Bureau of International Organization Affairs
The Bureau of International Organization Affairs, headed by Assistant Secretary Kristen Silverberg, develops and implements U.S. policy in the United Nations, the UN's specialized agencies, and other international organizations.
The Bureau utilizes multilateral diplomacy in these fora to advance U.S. policies and interests and strives to ensure that the UN and other international organizations remain viable and effective.
The Fund directly supports civil society organizations and other institutions around the world that are engaged in pro-democracy activities.
www.state.gov /p/io   (1007 words)

 International Meteor Organization | International Collaboration in Meteor Science
The International Meteor Organization (IMO) was founded in 1988 and has more than 250 members now.
The collection of meteor observations by several methods from all around the world ensures the comprehensive study of meteor showers and their relation to comets and interplanetary dust.
From June 7th till 10th 2007 the International Meteor Organization held its annual International Meteor Conference (IMC) in Barège, France.
www.imo.net   (0 words)

 Selected links to international organizations
This question is answered by the document: Types of organization (from the Yearbook of International Organizations).
A fuller treatment of the typology system used is given in: Types of International Organization ("International institutions: diversity, borderline cases, functional substitutes and possible alternatives").
Organizations are indexed alphabetically by major keyword in their title; thus, organizations which may technically begin with the word
www.uia.org /extlinks/pub.php   (1084 words)

 ICAO | International Civil Aviation Organization
Address by the President of the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Mr.
Keynote address by the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Dr. Taïeb Chérif, to the 19th Plenary Session of the African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC), Nairobi, 16–20 July 2007.
A colloquium on aviation emissions held at ICAO headquarters in mid-May 2007 provided a comprehensive overview of a complex issue that will be high on the agenda of the 36th Session of the ICAO Assembly this September.
www.icao.int   (0 words)

 International Organization of Production and Distribution
International trade has grown rapidly since World War II, and in the last two decades the acquisition of subsidiaries in foreign countries (that is, foreign direct investment, or FDI) has grown even faster.
As a result, we now have a more complex web of international trade and FDI than ever before, which cannot be explained by traditional trade theory.
In this case domestic outsourcing refers to the acquisition of an input from a domestic unaffiliated firm while international outsourcing refers to the acquisition of an input from a foreign unaffiliated firm.
www.nber.org /reporter/summer06/helpman.html   (2130 words)

 The INT Domain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In brief, the INT domain is used only for registering organizations established by international treaties between governments or Internet infrastructure databases (for example to do address to name lookups based on NSAPs).
The INT domain is used only for registering organizations established by international treaties between governments, or Internet infrastructure databases (for example to do address to name lookups based on NSAPs).
We explicitly recognize as organizations qualified for domain names under the INT top-level domain the "specialized agencies" of the UN (currently there are 14 of these), the "non-member states" (currently 2, see note 1) and the organizations having "observer status" at the UN (currently 16, see note 2).
www.isi.edu /div7/int   (316 words)

 UCB Libraries | GovPubs | International Organizations   (Site not responding. Last check: )
International Monetary Fund guide to our collection and links to resources.
International Rescue Committee an organization that provides humanitarian aid, relief and resettlement to refugees.
International Documents TaskForce (ALA GODORT) provides links to information on foreign governments, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, and other information.
ucblibraries.colorado.edu /govpubs/int/internat.htm   (335 words)

 International Organization Section   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Welcome to the homepage of the International Organization Section of the International Studies Association.
The IO Section is dedicated to the study of international organizations in the contemporary global system, including their historical development, political processes, and activities.
At present, there are some 200 IO Section members, mainly comprised of international relations scholars, practitioners, and graduate students.
www.isanet.org /sections/io   (122 words)

 RIO - Reviewers International Organization - www.rio-reviewers.com or www.book-reviewers.com
With members throughout every corner of the globe, we are dedicated to presenting international coverage of books and reviews.
Reviewers International Organization is comprised of experienced and new reviewers who do not engage in "slash and trash" reviews but do write exemplary, intelligent reviews about fiction and nonfiction works."
Please note Reviewers International Organization is NOT a website where reviewers post their own reviews.
www.rio-reviewers.com   (0 words)

 About ISO
ISO is a non-governmental organization: its members are not, as is the case in the United Nations system, delegations of national governments.
On the other hand, other members have their roots uniquely in the private sector, having been set up by national partnerships of industry associations.
Therefore, ISO is able to act as a bridging organization in which a consensus can be reached on solutions that meet both the requirements of business and the broader needs of society, such as the needs of stakeholder groups like consumers and users.
www.iso.org /iso/en/aboutiso/introduction/index.html   (0 words)

 International Organizations, International Trade Organization, International Organization Journal, International ...
The contributions of international organizations in the era of market friendliness are largely marked in the recent years.
Countries in the world have opened their economic boundaries and have entered in to global competitions with the presence of international organizations.
Here we have covered the major international organizations such as International Monetary Fund, World Trade Organization and several others and their respective role in the present world.
www.economywatch.com /international-organizations   (0 words)

 International Organization of Plant Biosystematists (IOPB)
The International Organization of Plant Biosystematists was founded in 1960 to promote international cooperation in the study of biosystematics.
Besides experimentation with the living plants to determine crossing relationships, character stability or plasticity, and the genetics of character differences, there is an emphasis on cytology for the investigation of ploidy and hybridization, the chemistry of secondary compounds and molecular marker systems from isoenzymes to comparative genomic sequencing.
IOPB publishes a newsletter, and organizes an international symposium every three years.
www.iopb.org   (0 words)

 ILO - InFocus Programme on Child Labour   (Site not responding. Last check: )
By ratifying ILO Convention No. 182, the countries commit themselves to take immediate action to prohibit and eliminate the worst forms of child labour.
A workers’ consultation on Child Domestic Labour was held in the International Labour Office in Geneva on February 1st to 3rd 2006.
Chaired by Sir Roy Trotman, Chairman of the Workers’ Group of the ILO Governing Body, trade unionists representing domestic workers, teachers unions, national and regional trade union federations met to examine the role of workers’ organizations in the struggle against child domestic labour.
www.ilo.org /public/english/standards/ipec/index.htm   (291 words)

 Government and Geographic Information and Data Services Department: IGOs
International Council for the Exploration of the Sea http://www.ices.dk/
International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia http://www.un.org/icty/
International Documents staff intend the list to be comprehensive.
www.library.northwestern.edu /govpub/resource/internat/igo.html   (957 words)

 International Agencies and Information on the Web
First intergovernmental organization in the field of education; IBE it is the center of the UNESCO that concentrates on sharing information and expertise on education to improve curriculum development in all areas of the world
Organization that fosters communication and coordination among parliaments and parliamentaries of all countries for peace and democracy
International financial institution of its member countries aiming to promote economic cooperation and development through the long-term financing of projects in the private and public sectors
www.lib.umich.edu /govdocs/intl.html   (6595 words)

 International Organisation for Medical Physics - IOMP
The International Organization for Medical Physics (IOMP) represents over 16,500 medical physicists worldwide and 76 adhering national member organisations.
The mission of IOMP is to advance medical physics practice worldwide by disseminating scientific and technical information, fostering the educational and professional development of medical physicists, and promoting the highest quality medical services for patients.
Course orginised under the auspices of the IOMP/AAPM International Scientific exchange programme.
www.iomp.org   (0 words)

 International Organization   (Site not responding. Last check: )
International Organization is a leading peer-reviewed journal that covers the entire field of international affairs.
Subject areas include: foreign policies, international relations, international and comparative political economy, security policies, environmental disputes and resolutions, European integration, alliance patterns and war, bargaining and conflict resolution, economic development and adjustment, and international capital movements.
North America, Canada and Mexico: Order by phone (845) 353-7500 or fax (845) 353 4141 or you may phone your order direct (toll free) on 1-800-872-7423.
www.cambridge.org /journals/journal_catalogue.asp?mnemonic=INO   (124 words)

 The International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots (MM&P)
The members of the International Organization of Masters, Mates and Pilots (MMandP) include the world’s best-qualified and most highly trained professional mariners.
MMandP represents: licensed deck officers on U.S.-flag commercial vessels sailing offshore, on the inland waterways and on civilian-crewed ships in the government fleet; state pilots; marine engineers; unlicensed seafarers; and maritime industry shore side clerical and service workers.
The union is a dynamic advocate for its 6,800 members and a voice in Washington, D.C., for the domestic maritime industry and America’s Merchant Marine.
www.bridgedeck.org   (0 words)

 International Organization for Adolescents
Recognizing that nearly 1/3 of the world's population is adolescent and more than 85% of these adolescents live in the developing world, IOFA seeks to advance the health and well-being of this often underserved population.
By entering into partnerships with individuals, groups and community-based organizations, IOFA strives to improve the lives of young people through programming, advocacy and progressive social/organizational change at the local, regional and international levels.
IOFA is also home to Train Tracks, International Training Institute on Human Trafficking.
www.iofa.org   (0 words)

 Transplant Recipients International Organization
The national TRIO Board of Directors has established liaison roles for ongoing contact and communication wth major transplant organizations.
Contact them if you can help or need their services in communicating with those organizations.
Technology has come to the aid of families trying to provide their support network with updates on a patient's progress.
www.trioweb.org   (0 words)

 JSTOR: International Organization
Publisher: Cambridge University Press on behalf of the International Organization Foundation
is a leading peer-reviewed journal that covers the entire field of international affairs.
Subject areas include: foreign policies, international relations, international and comparative political economy, security policies, environmental disputes and resolutions, European integration, alliance patterns and war, bargaining and conflict resolution, economic development and adjustment, and international capital movements.
www.jstor.org /journals/00208183.html   (0 words)

 Cambridge Journals Online - International Organization
International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care
International Organization is a leading peer-reviewed journal that covers the entire field of international affairs.
Published on behalf of the International Organization Foundation
journals.cambridge.org /action/displayJournal?jid=INO   (0 words)

 ISO - International Organization for Standardization
It is located near to the current premises, thus remaining within close reach of ISO's partners among the international organizations in Geneva.
IEC, ISO and ITU, the world’s leading developers of International Standards, agree on common patent policy
News and views on ISO's activity in international standardization over almost the entire range of technology, from multimedia applications, safety requirements, interchangeability and compatibility of equipment to the movement of goods, people and services.
www.iso.ch /iso/en/ISOOnline.frontpage   (355 words)

 U.S. Department of Labor -- DOL Agencies
As an organization with diverse functions, we carry out our mission through a number of offices and agencies.
These are organized into major program areas, and headed by an Assistant Secretary or other official.
Review our Strategic Plan to see how these diverse, crosscutting functions are integrated and linked to support the goals of the Department.
www.dol.gov /dol/organization.htm   (84 words)

This list of international inter-governmental organizations (IGOs) Web sites has been compiled as part of the work for a book titled, The Information Systems of International Inter-Governmental Organizations: A Reference Guide, published in December, 1998 by Ablex Publishing (Stamford, CT; ISBN=156750339X).
www.libsci.sc.edu /bob/IGOs.htm   (424 words)

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