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The new Names of Countries Database has been released

The CPAM Language Support Unit has released a new Names of Countries Database (http://termportal.fao.org/faonocs) which has been redesigned and includes the following features:

  • full country names, short country names, names for lists and tables; adjectives, capital cities and currencies  (in Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian and Chinese);
  • dynamically-linked country codes, managed by CIO;
  • new and easy download functions;
  • Web Services;
  • over 100 areas and territories
  • searchable from the Term Portal GLOBAL SEARCH:  http://termportal.fao.org/search


For any queries please contact:FAOTERM@fao.org