international organisation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n international organisation an international alliance involving many different countries
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Usage

In literature:

Meanwhile the internal government of the colony was organised according to a plan devised by the directors at Edinburgh.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
He became a member of the International Society, and was selected in 1870 to organise the Creuzot strike.
"Paris under the Commune" by John Leighton
She herself is upon the eve of profound changes of spirit and internal organisation.
"What is Coming?" by H. G. Wells
Or perhaps the international labour-organisations may be too strong for the centralising forces.
"Outspoken Essays" by William Ralph Inge
York (Eoforwic), the capital of the North, had its own archbishop and its Danish internal organisation.
"Early Britain" by Grant Allen
I agree, but after all something may be done by political action, and something by international organisation.
"Essays in Liberalism" by Various
An internal clot forms and, becoming organised, permanently occludes the vessel as above described.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
My last lecture dealt with the organisation of a League of Nations and International Legislation by the League.
"The League of Nations and its Problems" by Lassa Oppenheim
An Anglo-American agreement to enforce such a convention could be made the corner-stone of an international organisation, open to all nations.
"American World Policies" by Walter E. Weyl
It is also the headquarters of many international organisations.
"Switzerland" by Frank Fox
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In news:

On July 28, the UN General Assembly adopted a non-binding resolution calling on states and international organisations "to scale up efforts to provide safe, clean, accessible and affordable drinking water and sanitation for all".
Senior officials on both sides of the Atlantic are working away at the problem ahead of an international conference on cyberspace organised to be hosted by Mr Hague in London next month.
Now the latest target of humanitarian relief, international organisations, national governments, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are rightly mobilising.
THE International Olympic Committee is the least accountable global organisation according to a survey published on Wednesday December 10th by One World Trust, a British think-tank.
The International Monetary Fund is under attack, not least from its sister organisation, the World Bank, for prescribing the wrong medicine to bring economic health to poor and ex-communist countries.
It comes from the International Federation of Boat Show Organisers, of which the National Marine Manufacturers Association is a founding member.
A new international standard is likely for steel tank coatings used in the oil and gas industry, under a new working group at the International Organisation for Standardization ( ISO ).
Kptm.com International Liver Research Community United Behind World Gastroenterology Organisation Action.
India gears up for second F1 Grand Prix In order to give the second 3-day Formula One race more intrinsic and special look organisers of the Indian Formula One Grand Prix are jazzing up the Buddh International ANI - 23 days ago Racing .
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In science:

The umbrella organisation for Virtual Observatory work is the International Virtual Observatory Alliance (IVOA).
Data storage, processing and visualisation for the ATCA
Craig-Hart, P. Williams, S. Simon, N. Abdullaev, B. Stanislawski and L. Covill, Methods not Motives: Exploring links between transnational organised crime and international terrorism, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, NJC211207 (2005).
Intelligence gathering by capturing the social processes within prisons
Sub-spheroidal pyrite-framboids, due to curved polyhedron-like outer facets, probably reflect an internal icosahedral microcrystal organisation (Ohfuji and Akai 2002), which are classically forbidden crystallographic symmetries (Ohfuji and Rickard 2005).
Magnetism, FeS colloids, and Origins of Life
The emphasis of the synergetists on self-organisation in relation to the emergence of order from chaos is important in switching attention from the surprise highlighted by so many accounts of emergence, to the autonomy and internal organisation intrinsic to the phenomenon.
Definability in the Real Universe
In particular, the annual FuturICT Week organisers will arrange a number of international inter-disciplinary events each year, including events and demonstrations for business people, journalists, policy-makers and members of the public.
FuturICT
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