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AmRC
AmRC
American Red Cross
None
None
None
None
http://www.redcross.org/
AmCross
AmCross
American Red Cross
None
None
None
None
http://www.redcross.org/
PTO
PTO
Personal Time Off (or Paid Time Off)
None
None
None
None
SMCC
SMCC
Strengthening Movement Coordination and Cooperation
RCCM
Reforzar la Coordinación y la Cooperación del Movimiento
https://smcctoolkit.org/
IFRC
IFRC
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
FICR
La Federación Internacional de Sociedades de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja
FICR
La Fédération internationale des sociétés de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge
ifrc.org
CAR
CAR
Child Advocacy and Rehabilitation
None
None
None
None
CAR
CAR
Central African Republic
None
None
None
None
CARP
CARP
Child Advocacy and Rehabilitation Programme
None
None
None
None
Logs Team
Logs Team
Logistics Team
None
None
None
None
NARE
NARE
Needs Assessment for Refugee Emergencies
https://emergency.unhcr.org/coordination-and-communication/refugee-coordination-model/needs-assessment-refugee-emergencies-nare
DNK
DNK
Denmark
None
None
None
None
ESP
ESP
Spain
None
None
None
None
IEC
IEC
Information, Education and Communications
None
None
None
None
IND
IND
India
None
None
None
None
CBHC
CBHC
Community Based Health Care
None
None
None
None
CBHFA
CBHFA
Community Based Health - First Aid
None
None
None
None
NER
NER
Niger
None
None
None
None
CBHP
CBHP
Community Based Health Programme
None
None
None
None
QAT
QAT
Qatar
None
None
None
None
TCD
TCD
Chad
None
None
None
None
AD
AD
Active Directory
None
None
None
None
ADW
ADW
Air Dropped Weapon
None
None
None
None
AAP
AAP
Accountability to Affected Populations
None
None
None
None
AAR
AAR
After action review
None
None
None
None
ABW
ABW
Aruba
None
None
None
None
ACAPS
ACAPS
Assessment Capacities Project
None
None
None
None
http://www.acaps.org/
AD
AD
Assisted Discharge
None
None
None
None
AD
AD
Area Director
None
None
None
None
AFAD
AFAD
Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency
None
None
None
None
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disaster_and_Emergency_Management_Presidency
AFG
AFG
Afghanistan
None
None
None
None
AGO
AGO
Angola
None
None
None
None
AHT
AHT
Anti-Human Trafficking
None
None
None
None
AIA
AIA
Anguilla
None
None
None
None
AIDS
AIDS
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
None
None
None
None
AJS
AJS
Acute Jaundice Syndrome
None
None
None
None
ALA
ALA
Åland Islands
None
None
None
None
ALB
ALB
Albania
None
None
None
None
ALF
ALF
Accountability and Learning Framework
None
None
None
None
ALNAP
ALNAP
Active Learning Network for Accountability and Performance in Humanitarian Action
None
None
None
None
CPV
CPV
Cabo Verde
None
None
None
None
FIN
FIN
Finland
None
None
None
None
GRC
GRC
Greece
None
None
None
None
STT
STT
Shelter Technical Team
None
None
None
None
SUR
SUR
Suriname
None
None
None
None
RDT
RDT
Rapid Diagnostic Test
TDR
Test de Dépistage Rapide
SURE
SURE
Strengthening Urban Resilience and Engagement
None
None
None
None
SVK
SVK
Slovakia
None
None
None
None
SVN
SVN
Slovenia
None
None
None
None
SVPR
SVPR
Syrian Vulnerable Person Resettlement
None
None
None
None
SWC
SWC
Swiss Red Cross
None
None
None
None
SWE
SWE
Sweden
None
None
None
None
SWOTs
SWOTs
Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats
None
None
None
None
SWZ
SWZ
Swaziland
None
None
None
None
SXM
SXM
Sint Maarten
None
None
None
None
SYC
SYC
Seychelles
None
None
None
None
SYR
SYR
Syrian Arab Republic
None
None
None
None
TAG
TAG
Technical Advisory Group
None
None
None
None
TAP
TAP
Team Action Plan
None
None
None
None
TBD
TBD
To Be Determined
None
None
None
None
TCG
TCG
Tactical Coordination Group (also known as Silver Command)
None
None
None
None
TCI
TCI
Turks and Caicos Islands
None
None
None
None
TF
TF
Task Force
None
None
None
None
TGO
TGO
Togo
None
None
None
None
THA
THA
Thailand
None
None
None
None
TJK
TJK
Tajikistan
None
None
None
None
TKL
TKL
Tokelau
None
None
None
None
TKM
TKM
Turkmenistan
None
None
None
None
ARC
ARC
American Red Cross
None
None
None
None
http://www.redcross.org/
AMiRA
AMiRA
Action for Migrants : Route Based Assistance
None
None
None
None
AND
AND
Andorra
None
None
None
None
AOB
AOB
Any Other Business
None
None
None
None
AP
AP
Asia Pacific
None
None
None
None
APEL
APEL
Accreditation of Prior and Experiential Learning
None
None
None
None
API
API
Application Programming Interface
None
None
None
None
APiE
APiE
Assessment and Planning in Emergencies
None
None
None
None
ARCO
ARCO
Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization
None
None
None
None
http://www.arabrcrc.org/
ARE
ARE
United Arab Emirates
None
None
None
None
ARF
ARF
Authority to Recruit Form
None
None
None
None
ARG
ARG
Argentina
None
None
None
None
ARI
ARI
Acute Respiratory Infections
None
None
None
None
ARM
ARM
Armenia
None
None
None
None
ARO
ARO
Americas Regional Office
None
None
None
None
AS
AS
Ambulance Support
None
None
None
None
ASM
ASM
American Samoa
None
None
None
None
ASR
ASR
Auxiliary/Alternate Supply Route
None
None
None
None
AT
AT
Autonomous Territories
None
None
None
None
ATA
ATA
Antarctica
None
None
None
None
AtC
AtC
Accountability to Communities
None
None
None
None
ATF
ATF
French Southern Territories
None
None
None
None
ATG
ATG
Antigua and Barbuda
None
None
None
None
ATM
ATM
Automatic-Teller Machine
None
None
None
None
ATN
ATN
Action for Trafficked Persons Network
None
None
None
None
AU
AU
African Union
None
None
None
None
AUS
AUS
Australia
None
None
None
None
AUT
AUT
Austria
None
None
None
None
AWD
AWD
Acute Watery Diarrhoea
None
None
None
None
AZE
AZE
Azerbaijan
None
None
None
None
BAU
BAU
Business As Usual
None
None
None
None
BCC
BCC
Behavioural Change Communication
None
None
None
None
BCG
BCG
Bacillus Calmette–Guérin
None
None
None
None
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BCG_vaccine
BDI
BDI
Burundi
None
None
None
None
BDRT
BDRT
Branch Disaster Response Team
None
None
None
None
BECC
BECC
Borough Emergency Control Centre
None
None
None
None
BEL
BEL
Belgium
None
None
None
None
BEN
BEN
Benin
None
None
None
None
BES
BES
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
None
None
None
None
BFA
BFA
Burkina Faso
None
None
None
None
BGD
BGD
Bangladesh
None
None
None
None
BGR
BGR
Bulgaria
None
None
None
None
BHC
BHC
Basic Health Care
None
None
None
None
BHOS
BHOS
Branch Health Officers
None
None
None
None
BHQ
BHQ
Branch Headquarters
None
None
None
None
BHR
BHR
Bahrain
None
None
None
None
BHS
BHS
Bahamas
None
None
None
None
BIH
BIH
Bosnia and Herzegovina
None
None
None
None
BLF
BLF
Big Lottery Fund
None
None
None
None
BLM
BLM
Saint Barthélemy
None
None
None
None
BLR
BLR
Belarus
None
None
None
None
BLZ
BLZ
Belize
None
None
None
None
BMU
BMU
Bermuda
None
None
None
None
BOL
BOL
Bolivia, Plurinational State of
None
None
None
None
BOND
BOND
British Overseas NGOs for Development
None
None
None
None
BPR
BPR
Business Process Re-engineering
None
None
None
None
BRA
BRA
Brazil
None
None
None
None
BRACED
BRACED
Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters
None
None
None
None
BRAG
BRAG
Blue Red Amber Green
None
None
None
None
BRB
BRB
Barbados
None
None
None
None
BRC
BRC
British Red Cross
None
None
None
None
http://www.redcross.org.uk/
BRCS
BRCS
British Red Cross Society
None
None
None
None
BRF
BRF
Borough Resilience Forum
None
None
None
None
BRM
BRM
Beneficiary Relationship Management
None
None
None
None
BRN
BRN
Brunei Darussalam
None
None
None
None
BS
BS
Bull Shit
None
None
None
None
BSCC
BSCC
Behaviour and Social Change Communication
None
None
None
None
BST
BST
Business Support Team
None
None
None
None
BTB
BTB
Back to Base
None
None
None
None
BTN
BTN
Bhutan
None
None
None
None
BTP
BTP
British Transport Police
None
None
None
None
BVI
BVI
British Virgin Islands
None
None
None
None
BVT
BVT
Bouvet Island
None
None
None
None
BWA
BWA
Botswana
None
None
None
None
C&A
C&A
Communications and Advocacy
None
None
None
None
C4D
C4D
Communication for development
None
None
None
None
CAC
CAC
Community Assistance Centre
None
None
None
None
CAIM
CAIM
Coordinated Assessment and Information Management
None
None
None
None
CaLP
CaLP
Cash and Learning Partnership
None
None
None
None
http://www.cashlearning.org/
CAP
CAP
Consolidated Appeals Process
None
None
None
None
https://interagencystandingcommittee.org/consolidated-appeals-process-cap
CAS
CAS
Country Assistance Strategy
None
None
None
None
CB
CB
Capacity Building
None
None
None
None
https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/poverty-matters/2013/aug/26/development-jargon-decoded-capacity-building
CBA
CBA
Comparative Bid Analysis
None
None
None
None
CBA
CBA
Community Based Assistance
None
None
None
None
CBA
CBA
Cash Based Assistance
None
None
None
None
CBDP
CBDP
Community Based Disaster Preparedness
None
None
None
None
CBDRM
CBDRM
Community Based Disaster Risk Management
None
None
None
None
CBDRR
CBDRR
Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction
None
None
None
None
CBFA
CBFA
Community Based First Aid
None
None
None
None
CBP
CBP
Cash Based Programming
None
None
None
None
CBPF
CBPF
Country Based Pool Fund
None
None
None
None
CBRNE
CBRNE
Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, or Explosive Events
None
None
None
None
CCA
CCA
Civil Contingencies Act
None
None
None
None
https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/36/contents
CCA
CCA
Climate Change Adaptation
None
None
None
None
CCBHI
CCBHI
Comprehensive Community Based Health Intervention
None
None
None
None
CCCM
CCCM
Camp Coordination and Camp Management
None
None
None
None
https://cccmcluster.org/
CCG
CCG
Clinical Commissioning Group
None
None
None
None
CCST
CCST
Country Cluster Support Team
None
None
None
None
CDAC
CDAC
Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities network
None
None
None
None
http://www.cdacnetwork.org/
CDEMA
CDEMA
Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency
None
None
None
None
http://www.cdema.org/
CEA
CEA
Community Engagement and Accountability
None
None
None
None
CEBAF
CEBAF
Centros Binacionales de Atención en Frontera
None
None
None
None
http://www.iirsa.org/admin_iirsa_web/Uploads/Documents/pfr_buenosaires14_anexo10_hernandez_peru.pdf
CEMAS
CEMAS
Community Equipment and Mobility Aids Services
None
None
None
None
CERF
CERF
Central Emergency Response Fund
None
None
None
None
CERT
CERT
Community Emergency Response Teams
None
None
None
None
CEST
CEST
Central European Summer Time
None
None
None
None
CFR
CFR
Case Fatality Ratio/Case Fatality Rate/Case Fatality Risk
None
None
None
None
CFS
CFS
Child Friendly Spaces
None
None
None
None
CHAST
CHAST
Children’s Health and Sanitation Training
None
None
None
None
CHD
CHD
Congenital Heart Disease
None
None
None
None
CHL
CHL
Chile
None
None
None
None
CHN
CHN
China
None
None
None
None
CHS
CHS
Core Humanitarian Standard
None
None
None
None
https://corehumanitarianstandard.org/the-standard
CIC
CIC
Complains, Issues and Concerns
None
None
None
None
CIS
CIS
Commonwealth of Independent States
None
None
None
None
CIV
CIV
Côte d'Ivoire
None
None
None
None
CLISS
CLISS
Permanent Interstates Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel
None
None
None
None
CMR
CMR
Cameroon
None
None
None
None
CO
CO
Country Office
None
None
None
None
COB
COB
Close of Business
None
None
None
None
CoC
CoC
Committee of Contract
None
None
None
None
COD
COD
Common Operation Dataset
None
None
None
None
https://brcmapsteam.github.io/hdx_universe/
COD
COD
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
None
None
None
None
COG
COG
Congo
None
None
None
None
COI
COI
Country of Origin Information
None
None
None
None
COK
COK
Cook Islands
None
None
None
None
COL
COL
Colombia
None
None
None
None
CoLP
CoLP
City of London Police
None
None
None
None
COM
COM
Comoros
None
None
None
None
COMBI
COMBI
Communication for Behavioural Impact
None
None
None
None
COP
COP
Conference of the Parties
None
None
None
None
https://unfccc.int/process/bodies/supreme-bodies/conference-of-the-parties-cop
COPD
COPD
Chronic Obstructive pulmonary disease
None
None
None
None
CP
CP
Cash Programming
None
None
None
None
CP
CP
Child Protection
None
None
None
None
ETF
ETF
Emergency Task Force
None
None
None
None
ETH
ETH
Ethiopia
None
None
None
None
CP3
CP3
Community Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness Program
None
None
None
None
CR
CR
Crisis Response
None
None
None
None
CR
CR
Community Resilience
None
None
None
None
CRCC
CRCC
Crisis Response Contact Centre
None
None
None
None
CREPD
CREPD
Centro de Referencia en Preparación Institucional para Desastres
None
None
None
None
https://media.ifrc.org/ifrc/what-we-do/reference-centres/
CRI
CRI
Costa Rica
None
None
None
None
CRM
CRM
Customer Relationship Management
None
None
None
None
CRV
CRV
Community Reserve Volunteer
None
None
None
None
CSR
CSR
Corporate Social Responsibility
None
None
None
None
CSRU
CSRU
Community Safety and Resilience Unit
None
None
None
None
CTC
CTC
Contribution To Costs
None
None
None
None
CTC
CTC
Cholera Treatment Centre
None
None
None
None
CTE
CTE
Centre de Traitement Ebola
None
None
None
None
CTP
CTP
Cash Transfer Programme
None
None
None
None
CUB
CUB
Cuba
None
None
None
None
CUW
CUW
Curaçao
None
None
None
None
CVA
CVA
Cruz Vermelha Angolana (Angola Red Cross)
None
None
None
None
CVM
CVM
Mozambique Red Cross (Cruz Cermelha de Moçambique)
None
None
None
None
CwC
CwC
Communicating with Communities
None
None
None
None
CXB
CXB
Cox's Bazaar
None
None
None
None
CXR
CXR
Christmas Island
None
None
None
None
CYM
CYM
Cayman Islands
None
None
None
None
CYP
CYP
Cyprus
None
None
None
None
CZE
CZE
Czechia
None
None
None
None
DAB
DAB
Design Authority Board
None
None
None
None
DAD
DAD
Development Assistance Database
None
None
None
None
DAG
DAG
DREF Advisory Group
None
None
None
None
DAPS
DAPS
Dignity, Access, Participation and Safety
None
None
None
None
https://www.preparecenter.org/resources/minimum-standards-commitments-gender-and-diversity-emergency-programming
DCM
DCM
Disaster and Crisis Management Department/Directorate
None
None
None
None
DCPRR
DCPRR
Disaster and Crisis Prevention, Response and Recovery
None
None
None
None
DDM
DDM
Department of Disaster Management
None
None
None
None
DDT
DDT
Decommissioning, De-sludging and Toilet Construction
None
None
None
None
DEC
DEC
Disasters Emergency Committee
None
None
None
None
http://www.dec.org.uk/
DEEP
DEEP
Data Entry and Exploratory Platform
None
None
None
None
https://www.unocha.org/es/themes/needs-assessment-and-analysis
DEFF
DEFF
Design Effect
None
None
None
None
DEU
DEU
Germany
None
None
None
None
DFID
DFID
Department for International Development
None
None
None
None
https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development
DGHS
DGHS
Directorate General of Health Services
None
None
None
None
DGHS
DGHS
Directorate General of Health Services (of Bangladesh)
None
None
None
None
DHIS
DHIS
District Health Information System
None
None
None
None
http://www.dhis2.org/
DHN
DHN
Digital Humanitarian Network
None
None
None
None
http://digitalhumanitarians.com/
DJI
DJI
Djibouti
None
None
None
None
DM
DM
Duty Manager
None
None
None
None
DM
DM
Disaster Management
None
None
None
None
DMA
DMA
Dominica
None
None
None
None
DMC
DMC
Disaster Management Coordinator
None
None
None
None
DMIS
DMIS
Disaster Management Information System
None
None
None
None
DMM
DMM
Decision Making Matrix
None
None
None
None
DMS
DMS
Development Management Skils
None
None
None
None
DMT
DMT
Directorate Management Team
None
None
None
None
DMU
DMU
Disaster Management Unit
None
None
None
None
DMWG
DMWG
Disaster Management Working Group
None
None
None
None
DOI
DOI
Digital Object Identifier
None
None
None
None
DOM
DOM
Dominican Republic
None
None
None
None
DPRK
DPRK
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
None
None
None
None
DQ
DQ
Data Quality
None
None
None
None
DRC
DRC
Danish Refugee Council
None
None
None
None
https://drc.ngo/
DRC
DRC
Democratic Republic of the Congo
None
None
None
None
DRCE
DRCE
Disaster Response Capacity Enhancement
None
None
None
None
DREF
DREF
Disaster Relief Emergency Fund
None
None
None
None
DRIM
DRIM
Deployment, Rostering and Incident Management (tool)
None
None
None
None
DRM
DRM
Disaster Risk Management
None
None
None
None
DRR
DRR
Disaster Risk Reduction
None
None
None
None
DSE
DSE
Display Screen Equipment
None
None
None
None
DTC
DTC
Diarrhea Treatment Centres
None
None
None
None
DTM
DTM
Displacement Tracking Matrix
None
None
None
None
DZA
DZA
Algeria
None
None
None
None
E&Y
E&Y
Ernst and Young
None
None
None
None
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernst_%26_Young
EA
EA
Emergency Appeal
None
None
None
None
EAC
EAC
Educate A Child
None
None
None
None
https://educateachild.org/
EASO
EASO
European Asylum Support Office
None
None
None
None
EC
EC
Emergency Centre
None
None
None
None
ECHO
ECHO
European Commission Office of Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection
None
None
None
None
EcoSec
EcoSec
Economic Security
None
None
None
None
https://www.icrc.org/en/document/introduction-economic-security
ECU
ECU
Emergency Crisis Unit
None
None
None
None
ECU
ECU
Ecuador
None
None
None
None
ECV
ECV
Epidemic Control for Volunteers
None
None
None
None
EDA
EDA
Exploratory Data Analysis
None
None
None
None
EDI
EDI
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
None
None
None
None
EEU
EEU
Emergency Equipment Uni
None
None
None
None
EFA
EFA
Event First Aid
None
None
None
None
EGY
EGY
Egypt
None
None
None
None
EHI
EHI
Essential Household Items
None
None
None
None
EIA
EIA
Environmental Impact Assessment
None
None
None
None
EIL
EIL
Efficiency, Impact, and Localisation
None
None
None
None
BRC International strategy p16
ELT
ELT
Executive Leadership Team
None
None
None
None
EMOPS
EMOPS
Office of Emergency Programmes (UNICEF)
None
None
None
None
https://www.unicef.org/emergencies/index_68714.html
EMS
EMS
Emergency Medical Services
None
None
None
None
EMT <