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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

Organizations relating to Authorities

European Network of Women Elected Representatives of Local and Regional Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 1996
Conference of Iberoamerican Authorities on Informatics / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1970
Standing Committee Euro-Mediterranean Partnership of the Local and Regional Authorities / Palermo, Italy / Est. 2000
Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Martyrs\' and Heroes\' Remembrance Authority / Jerusalem, Israel / Est. 1953
French-Speaking Association of Personal Data Protection Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 2007
Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1994
Council of European Municipalities and Regions / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1951
European Metropolitan Transport Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 1998
East African Securities Regulatory Authorities / Arusha, Tanzania UR
Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority / St John's, Antigua-Barbuda / Est. 1986
Australasian Fire Authorities Council / Melbourne, Australia / Est. 1993
Operative Network of Regional Cooperation among Maritime Authorities of South America, Mexico, Panama and Cuba / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / Est. 1983
International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities / Euless TX, USA / Est. 2000
Association of African Election Authorities / Tunis, Tunisia / Est. 1997
EFTA Surveillance Authority / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1994
Internet Assigned Numbers Authority / Brussels, Belgium
CEMR Committee of Women Elected Representatives of Local and Regional Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 1991
Andean Committee of Maritime Transport Authorities / Lima, Peru
European Platform of Regulatory Authorities / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1995
European Food Safety Authority / Parma, Italy / Est. 2001
Convention Extending the Competence of Authorities Qualified to Record the Affiliation of Illegitimate Children / Est. 1961
European Network of Training Organizations for Local and Regional Authorities / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1994
European Centre on Training and Formation of Local and Regional Authorities and Population in the Field of Natural and Technological Disasters / Baku, Azerbaijan / Est. 1995
World Service Authority / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1954
Intergovernmental Authority on Development / Djibouti, Djibouti / Est. 1996

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World Problems relating to Authorities

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Misuse of spiritual authority for sexual purposes
Unethical practices of national defence industries
Unethical practices by police forces
Denial of right of complaint
Segregation in housing
Substance abuse by role models
Discrimination against children
Inadequate housing among indigenous peoples
Abuse of authority
Unethical practices of government leaders
Unethical practices of public service employees
Fear of retaliation by authorities
Misuse of personal authority for political purposes

Action Strategies relating to Authorities

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Retaining leadership
Respecting authority
Empowering legal base
Challenging legitimacy of public authority
Accepting authority
Implementing executive functions
Disrespecting authority
Decentralizing decisions to the lowest appropriate level
Deceiving authority
Ensuring government assistance to religious authorities
Leading without authority
Coordinating mapping services
Upholding common acceptance of conferred legal powers
Giving attention to public authorities
Exercising authority illegally
Cooperating between local NGOs and authorities on sustainable development programmes
Cooperating among authorities
Helping national drug regulatory authorities
Setting limits to government authority
Limiting number of local decision-making bodies
Making bureaucracies responsive
Determining required power for social organization
Redistributing authority
Conniving with authorities
Inviting authorities' consent

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