HyperDic: united_nations_agency

English > 1 sense of the expression United Nations agency:
NOUNgroupUnited Nations agency, UN agencyan agency of the United Nations
English > United Nations agency: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningAn agency of the United Nations.
SynonymUN agency
Member ofUnited Nations, UNAn organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
NarrowerFood and Agriculture Organization, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, FAOThe United Nations agency concerned with the international organization of food and agriculture
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, GATTA United Nations agency created by a multinational treaty to promote trade by the reduction of tariffs and import quotas
International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEAThe United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, World Bank, IBRDA United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments
International Civil Aviation Organization, ICAOThe United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation / aviation
International Development Association, IDAAn agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank
International Finance Corporation, IFCA United Nations agency that invests directly in companies and guarantees loans to private investors
International Labor Organization, International Labour Organization, ILOThe United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor
International Maritime Organization, IMOThe United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities
International Monetary Fund, IMFA United Nations agency to promote trade by increasing the exchange stability of the major currencies
United Nations Children's Fund, United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund, UNICEFAn agency of the United Nations responsible / responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries
United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, Centre for International Crime PreventionThe United Nations office responsible for crime prevention and criminal justice and law reform
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization, UNESCOAn agency of the United Nations that promotes education and communication and the arts
United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention, DCCPAn agency of the United Nations that promotes drug control and crime prevention
World Health Organization, WHO, W.H.O.A United Nations agency to coordinate international health activities and to help governments improve health services
World Meteorological Organization, WMOThe United Nations agency concerned with the international collection of meteorological data
Broaderadministrative unit, administrative bodyA unit with administrative responsibilities
Catalanagència de les Nacions Unides

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