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2010 Pakistan Floods - Acronyms & Abbreviations - ANNEX

Facility Type: Info/Hotline
Status: Open

, PK 00000

Region:South Asia

This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Temporary



AAPk Action Aid Pakistan
ABKT Association for Behaviour and Knowledge Transformation
ACF Action contre la Faim (Action Against Hunger)
ACTED Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development
AJK Azad Jammu and Kashmir regions
ARC American Refugee Committee

BEST Basic Education & Employable Skills Training
BPRM Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (US Department of State)
BRSP Baluchistan Rural Support Programme

CAR Commissioner for Afghan Refugees
CARE Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere
CDC Center for Disease Control
CDO Community Development Organization
CERD Centre for Excellence in Rural Development
CFW cash-for-work
CMAM community management of acute malnutrition
CMDO Community Motivation and Development Organization
CORDAID Catholic Organization for Relief and Development Aid
CRDO Community Research and Development Organization
CRS Catholic Relief Services
CWS Church World Service

DEWS Disease Early Warning System

ECHO European Commission Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection
EPI Expanded Programme on Immunization
ERF Emergency Response Fund
ETC emergency telecommunications

FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FATA Federally Administered Tribal Area
FFW food-for-work
FPHC Frontier Primary Health Care
FRD Foundation for Rural Development

GAM global acute malnutrition
GBV gender-based violence
GFD general food distribution
GHI Global Hunger Index
GTF Gender Task Force

HCT Humanitarian Country Team
HDF Human Development Foundation
HDOD Human Development Overlay District
HDR Humanitarian Development Report
HDP Human Development Programme
HF health facility
HI Handicap International
HIN Help in Need
HHRD Helping Hand for Relief and Development
HMIS Health Management Information System
HRDN Human Resources Development Network
HUJRA Holistic Understanding for Justified Research and Action

IBNSINA IBNSINA Afghanistan Public Health Programme
ICCM Inter-Cluster Coordination Mechanism
ICDI Integrated Community Development International
IDEA Initiative for Development and Empowerment Axis
IFPRI International Food Policy Research Institute
IFRC International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
IDP(s) internally displaced person (people)
IOM International Organization for Migration
IMC International Medical Corps
IR Islamic Relief
IRC International Rescue Committee

IRCM International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IRD International Relief and Development

JPC Just Peace International

KKT Kher Khegara Tanzeem
KPK Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province)

JPI Just Peace International

LHW lady health worker

MCRAM Multi-cluster Rapid Assessment Mechanism
MERLIN Medical Emergency Relief International
MoH Ministry of Health
MOSS Minimum Operating Security Standards
MT metric tons

NDMA National Disaster Management Authorities
NFIs non-food items
NGO non-governmental organization
NIDA National Integrated Development Agency
NRC Norwegian Refugee Council
NRSP National Rural Support Programme

OCHA Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
OXFAM-GB Oxfam Great Britain
OXFAM Novib Nederlandse Organisatie voor Internationale Bijstand (Oxfam Netherlands)

PAI Partner Aid International
PAP Population Association of Pakistan
PEACE People Empowerment and Consulting Enterprises
PDMAs Provincial Disaster Management Authorities
PITE Provincial Institute of Teachers Education
PMA Pakistan Military Academy
PRDS Participatory Rural Development Society

QC Qatar Charity

RAHBAR Benefits and Rights
RDP Rural Development Project
RI Relief International
RUTF ready-to-use therapeutic food

SABAA Social Awareness Building and Advancement Association
SAM severe acute malnutrition
SARHAD Support Agency for Rural & Human Associations Development
SC Save the Children
SC stabilization centre
SGBV sexual- and gender-based violence
SFP supplementary feeding programme
SIP School Improvement Plan
SMCs School Management Committee
SPC Swat Participatory Council
SPHERE Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Disaster Response
SPO Strengthening Participatory Organization
SSTD Society for Skills Training and Development
STEP Step Towards Empowerment of Poor
Special Talent Exchange Programme
SUNGI (full phrase not provided)

TRDP Thardeep Rural Development Programme

UN United Nations
UNAIDS United Nations Joint Programme on HIV/AIDS
UNDAC United Nations Disaster Assessment and Coordination
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNDSS United Nations Department of Safety and Security
UNFPA United Nations Population Fund

UNIFEM United Nations Development Fund for Women
UN-HABITAT United Nations Human Settlements Programme
UNHCR United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
UNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund

VAM vulnerability analysis mapping

WASFD Women Association Struggle for Development
WASH Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
WFP World Food Programme
WHO World Health Organization
WVI World Vision International

YRC Youth Resource Centre



AWD: Acute Watery Diarrhoea
ACD: Association for Community Development
BHU: Basic Health Unit
CD: Civil Dispensary
CERD: Centre for Excellence for Rural Development
DART: Disaster Assistance Response Team
DEWS: Disease Early Warring System
DHQ: District Headquarter
DTC: Diarrhoea Treatment Centre
DSM: District Support Manager
EDO: Executive District Officer
EMRO: Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office
ERU: Emergency Response Unit
FP: Family Planning
IEHK: Inter-agency Emergency Health Kit
HRDS: Human Resource Development Society
HTH: High test Hypochlorite
INGOs: International Nongovernmental Organizations
LHV: Lady Health Visitor
LHW: Lady Health Worker
LSS: Logistic Support System
MCHC: Maternal Child and Health Centre
MEHK: Mini Emergency Health Kit
MMT: Mobile Medical Team
NIH: National Institute of Health
MNCH: Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health
NWFP: North West Frontier Province
MSU: Mobile Service Unit
OFDA: Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance
ORS: Oral Rehydration Salts
ORT: Oral Rehydration Treatment
PHRP: Pakistan Humanitarian Response Plan
PIPOS: Pakistan Institute of Orthotics and Prosthetics Sciences,
PPE: Personal Protective Equipment
PPHI: People's Primary Healthcare Initiative
PRC: Provincial Relief Commissionerate
PRCS: Pakistan Red Crescent Society
PWDs: Persons With Disabilities
RH: Reproductive Health
RHC: Rural Health Centre
THQ: Tehsil Headquarter
WMO: Woman Medical Officer

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Created At: Fri Sep 03 18:48:00 -0700 2010
Updated At: Mon Sep 27 08:16:14 -0700 2010
Updated By: LTel

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