Slang AFC

Asian Football Confederation AFC

AFC: Asian Football Confederation Confederation Asian Football Association (AFC, for its acronym in English according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG). One of the six continental confederations of FIFA, the governing body of Asian football. AFC has 46 member associations and they represent more than half of the world’s population. In fact, only India and China have more than 2.5 million people. The AFC is responsible for the management of soccer in Asia. Among his various…

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Slang OFC

Oceania Football Confederation OFC

Oceania Football Confederation (OFC, for its acronym in English according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG). One of FIFA’s six continental confederations, made up of Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and island nations such as Tonga, Fiji and other Pacific island nations. It promotes the game in Oceania and allows member nations to qualify for the FIFA World Cup, even though it is the only federation without direct quota to it. Of the six confederations…

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Slang Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

OSCE - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

OSCE: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Known as on ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, the OSCE has its origins in the situation of the 1950’s, when Europe was divided into an Eastern bloc, dominated by the Soviet Union, and a Western bloc, dominated by the United States. After the end of World War II, no formal peace treaty had ever been signed confirming the new borders in Europe. The Soviet Union, which through…

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Slang OSCE

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

The OSCE (which stands for Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe by ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG) aims to prevent wars between European states, promote economic co-operation and safeguard human rights, the rules of democracy and the rule of law in the member states. Introduction The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) was created once upon a time to alleviate the military tension between Eastern and Western Europe and thus prevent…

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Slang WHO

The WHO stands for the World Health Organization. It is the organism of the United Nations Organization (UN), specialized in the prevention and control of health worldwide. For WHO, “health is the degree to which a person can carry out their aspirations, meet their needs and relate appropriately to their environment.” WHO was founded in 1948, based in Geneva, at the initiative of the Economic and Social Council that met for the first time…

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