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close this bookEliminating World Poverty: A Challenge for the 21st Century - White paper on international development (DFID - The Stationery Office, 1997, 86 p.)
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View the documentForeword by the Secretary of State for International Development
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View the documentSECTION 1 - The Challenge of Development
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List of Abbreviations

ATP

Aid and Trade Provision

CAP

Common Agricultural Policy

CDC

Commonwealth Development Corporation

DAC

Development Assistance Committee

DFID

Department for International Development

EC

European Community - see also EU

ECGD

Export Credits Guarantee Department

ECHO

European Commission Humanitarian Office

EU

European Union - see also EC

FATF

Financial Action Task Force

GDP

Gross Domestic Product

GNP

Gross National Product

GPEX

Gross Public Expenditure on Aid

GSP

Generalised System of Preferences

HIPCS

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries

IFIs

International Finance Institutions

ILO

International Labour Organization

IMF

International Monetary Fund

ITC

International Trade Centre

MAI

Multilateral Agreement on Investment

MDI

Multilateral Development Institution

NGO

Non-Governmental Organization

NSSD

National Strategies of Sustainable Development

ODA

Official Development Assistance

OECD

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

OSCE

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

STD

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

UN

United Nations

UNCHS

United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat)

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNIDO

United Nations Industrial Development Organization

WHO

World Health Organization

WIPO

World Intellectual Property Organization

WTO

World Trade Organization

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