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(p. xix) List of Abbreviations

(p. xix) List of Abbreviations

ADB

Asian Development Bank

ADFL

Alliance of Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Congo–Zaire

AICHR

ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights

ANC

African National Congress

APD

Asylum Procedures Directive

APPRN

Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network

ARV

Afghan Refugee Village

ASEAN

Association of Southeast Asian Nations

AVRR

Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration

BIA

Board of Immigration Appeals

CAT

Convention against Torture

CBSA

Canadian Border Services Agency

CDC

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

CEAS

Common European Asylum System

CIC

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

CIREFCA

International Conference on Central American Refugees

CJEU

Court of Justice of the European Union

CoE

Council of Europe

COMISAF

Commander ISAF

CPA

Comprehensive Plan of Action

CRED

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

CRS

Catholic Relief Services

CRS

Congressional Research Service

CSR

corporate social responsibility

DCO

Designated Countries of Origin

DHS

Department of Homeland Security

DIDR

development induced displacement and resettlement

DRC

Democratic Republic of Congo

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

ECHR

European Convention on Human Rights

ECJ

European Court of Justice

ECOMOG

Economic Community of West African States Monitoring Group

ECOSOC

UN Economic and Social Council

ECOWAS

Economic Community of West African States

ECR

Emergency Relief Coordinator

ECtHR

European Court of Human Rights

EPRDF

Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front

ETS

European Treaty Series

EU

European Union

EXCOM

Executive Committee

FDLR

Forces Démocratiques pour de Libération du Rwanda

FRELIMO

Frente de Libertação de Moçambique

GAD

Gender And Development

GAFM

Gender And Forced Migration

GAO

Government Accountability Office

GBV

gender-based violence

GDP

gross domestic product

GDPU

Gulu Disabled Person’s Union

GIS

Geographical Information Systems

GLR

Great Lakes region

GOI

Government of India

GPS

Geographical Positioning System

HEP

humanitarian evacuation programme

HoA

Horn of Africa

HRIT

Heightened Risk Identification Tool

IACHR

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

IASC

Inter-Agency Standing Committee

ICCPR

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

ICESCR

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

ICMC

International Catholic Migration Commission

ICRC

International Committee of the Red Cross

IDMC

Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre

IDP

internally displaced person

International Finance Corporation

IFH

Interim Federal Health

IFI

international financing institution

IFRC

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

ILC

International Law Commission

ILO

International Labour Organization

ILPA

Immigration Lawyers Practitioner Association

IOM

International Organization for Migration

IR

international relations

IRO

International Refugee Organization

ISAC

Inter-Agency Standing Committee

ISAF

International Security Assistance Force

IT

information technology

IWGIA

International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs

JH

Johns Hopkins

JRS

Jesuit Refugee Service

KT

Kantarawaddy Times

LGBTI

lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex

LTTE

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam

MENA

Middle East and North Africa

MFI

microfinance institution

MPA

Mexico Plan of Action

MPLA

Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola

MSF

Médecins Sans Frontières

MTS

Medium Term Strategy

NATO

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

NEFA

North East Frontier Agency

NGO

non-governmental organization

OAS

Organization of African States

OAS

Organization of American States

OAU

Organization of African Unity

OCHA

Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

OECD

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

OFDA

Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance

OHCHR

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

US Citizenship and Immigration Services

PDR

People’s Democratic Republic

PNG

Papua New Guinea

PRS

protracted refugee situation

QD

Qualification Directive

RAD

Refugee Appeals Division

RAO

Refugee Affairs Officers

RENAMO

Mozambican Resistance Movement

RHTAC

Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center

RSD

refugee status determination

RSP

Refugee Studies Programme

SAARC

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

SAMP

Southern African Migration Programme

SGBV

sexual and gender based violence

SHV

Special Humanitarian Visa

SOHS

State of the Humanitarian System

SRS

Self-Reliance Strategy

SSD

statelessness status determination

SWAPO

South-West Africa People’s Organization

TCO

transnational criminal organization

TGP

Three Gorges Project

TIP

Trafficking in Persons

TPS

temporary protected status

TPV

temporary protection visa

TRP

Temporary Resident Permit

UAE

United Arab Emirates

UGC

User Generated Content

UN.GIFT

United Nations Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking

UNAIDS

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS

UNAMA

United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

UNCCP

United Nations Conciliation Commission on Palestine

UNCRC

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNGA

United Nations General Assembly

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UNICEF

United National International Children’s Emergency Fund

UNITA

National Union for the Total Liberation of Angola

UNRWA

United Nations Relief and Works Agency

UNSC

United Nations Security Council

UNTS

United Nations Treaty Series

USRAP

US Refugee Admissions Program

VoT

victims of trafficking

WAD

Women And Development

WCD

World Commission on Dams

WFP

World Food Programme

WHO

World Health Organization

WID

Women In Development

WIFM

Women In Forced Migration

WRC

Women’s Refugee Commission

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