UN agency

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n UN agency an agency of the United Nations
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Usage

In literature:

Originally, it was conceived as the monetary arm of the UN, an agency.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Bulgaria also participated in the activities of many of the UN special agencies.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Romania is a member of the United Nations (UN) and a number of several UN specialized agencies.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
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In news:

The United States set a March deadline on Thursday for Iran to start cooperating in substance with a UN nuclear agency investigation, saying it would otherwise urge reporting the issue to the UN Security Council.
Iran's state TV says there's no agreement with the UN nuclear watchdog agency on visiting a key site.
UN nuclear agency to issue report detailing Iranian progress in expanding atomic activities.
I ran's state TV says there's no agreement with the UN nuclear watchdog agency on visiting a key site.
T he UN labor agency says in a new report that the global financial and economic crisis hit women harder than men in the job market - and no improvement is likely.
The UN weather agency says concentrations of the main global warming pollutant in the world's air reached a record high in 2011.
Greenhouse gases hit a record high in 2011, UN agency says.
The main global warming pollutant reached a record high level in the air in 2011, the UN weather agency said Tuesday.
UN nuclear agency reports being hacked .
UN nuke agency reports progress on probe into Iran nuclear program.
Iran and the UN nuclear watchdog on Thursday ended one-day talks in Tehran and decided to resume them in January, the ISNA news agency reported.
Iran and the UN nuclear watchdog on Thursday ended one-day talks in Tehran and decided to resume them in January , the ISNA news agency reported.
On June 20, the Oscar winner donated $100,000 to the UN Refugee Agency for its ongoing work with Syrian refugees.
UN nuke agency to meet with Iran next month.
VIENNA (AP) — Officials from Iran and the UN nuclear watchdog will meet in Tehran next month in an attempt to restart stalled nuclear talks, the international agency announced Friday.
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