Acronyms and abbreviations


List of acronyms



List of acronyms


ADMADE

Administrative Management Design

AGAP

Animal Production Service

AGLW

Water Resources Development and Management Service

AGLS

Soil Resources, Management and Conservation Service

AGPC

Crop and Grassland Service

AGSI

Food and Agricultural Industries Service

ACSAD

Arab Centre for the Study of Arid Zones and Drylands

CFDT

Committee on Forest Development m the Tropics

CGIAR

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research

CITES

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

DB

Development Banks

DRF

Development Research Foundations

ECE

Economic Commission for Europe

EC

European Community

ESNA

Nutrition Planning, Assessment and Evaluation Service

ESNP

Nutrition Programmes Service

FIM

Finnish marks

FIRM

Marine Resources Service

FODO

Forestry Department Operations Service

FONS

Planning and Statistics Branch

FOPN

Non-Wood Products and Energy Branch

FOR

Forest Resources Division

GEMS

Global Environment Monitoring System

IBPGR

International Board for Plant Genetic Resources

ICRAF

International Center for Research m Agroforestry

ICRISAT

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics

IDRC

International Development Research Centre

E

Individual Entrepreneurs

IFAD

International Fund for Agricultural Development

ILO

International Labour Organization

ITTO

International Tropical Timber Organization

IUCN

International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (World Conservation Union)

IUFRO

International Union of Forestry Research Organizations

MAB

Man and Biosphere Programme (Unesco)

NGOs

Non-Governmental Organizations

NWFP

Non-Wood Forest Product

RFO

Regional Forestry Commissions

SIDA

Swedish International Development Authority

SWMTEP

System-Wide Medium -Term Environmental Plan

TC

Transnational Corporations

TFAP

Tropical Forestry Action Programme

TRIFED

Tribal Cooperative Marketing Federation

UNCED

UN Conference on Environment and Development

UNDP

UN Development Programme

UNESCO

UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNEP

UN Environment Programme

UNIDO

UN Industrial Development Organization

USA

United States of America

US$

United States dollars

WB

The World Bank

WHO

World Health Organization

WWF

World Wide Fund for Nature

Z$

Zimbabwean dollars