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Organizations relating to Professions

World Federation of Engineering Organizations / Paris, France / Est. 1968
World Veterinary Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1959
International Federation of Landscape Architects / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1948
Global Association of Risk Professionals / Jersey City NJ, USA / Est. 1996
International Council of Management Consulting Institutes / Zurich, Switzerland / Est. 1987
Fédération internationale syndicale de l'enseignement / Est. 1946
International Federation of Accountants / New York NY, USA / Est. 1977
International Federation of Business and Professional Women / Cairo, Egypt / Est. 1930
Union internationale des architectes / Paris, France / Est. 1948
International Association of Professional Numismatists / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1951
World Federation of People Management Associations / Alexandria VA, USA / Est. 1976
International Association of Professional Congress Organisers / Zurich, Switzerland / Est. 1968
World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1985
World Union of Professions / Paris, France / Est. 1987
World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association / Bristol, UK / Est. 1968
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors / London, UK / Est. 1881
International Association of Claim Professionals / Palisades NY, USA / Est. 1970
User Experience Professionals Association / Est. 1991
Global Alliance for the Project Professions
Association of International Seafood Professionals / Southbank VIC, Australia
Professional Yachting Association / Antibes, France / Est. 1991
International Association of CIP Professionals
Confederación Latino Americana de Asociaciones de Profesionales Universitarios / Est. 1971
Asian Professional Security Association / Petaling Jaya, Malaysia / Est. 1994
Cyclistes professionnels associés / Aigle, Switzerland / Est. 1999
Fédération internationale des footballeurs professionnels / Hoofddorp, Netherlands / Est. 1965
International Association of Chinese Professionals in Global Positioning Systems / Calgary AB, Canada
Professional Golfers' Associations of Europe, The / Wishaw, UK / Est. 1990
European Association of Hearing Aid Professionals / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1968
Professional Risk Managers' International Association / Northfield MN, USA / Est. 2002
Latin American and Caribbean Federation of National Associations of Cargo / Bogota, Colombia / Est. 1982
Federation of African Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture and Professions / Cairo, Egypt / Est. 2005
West Africa Road Transport Union / Lagos, Nigeria / Est. 1989
European Higher Engineering and Technical Professionals Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1993
European Network of Environmental Professionals / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2002
International Association of Tariff-Specialists - Organization of Tariff and Transport Experts / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1911
Unión Iberoamericana de Colegios y Agrupaciones de Abogados / La Plata, Argentina / Est. 1976
Society of European Affairs Professionals / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1997
International Association of Outsourcing Professionals / Poughkeepsie NY, USA / Est. 2005
Presse musicale internationale / Est. 1986
International Union of Professional Drivers / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1951
Asian Association of Career Management Professionals / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 2001
Mediterranean Society of Ophthalmology / Rome, Italy / Est. 1988
Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen / Barcelona, Spain / Est. 2002
Federation of Asian Professional Textile Associations / Seoul, Korea Rep / Est. 1991
Association internationale des pays du pourtour de la Méditerranée et de l'Union européenne / Mons, Belgium / Est. 1995
European Professional Beekeepers Association / Budapest, Hungary / Est. 1997
Fédération européenne des écoles de cirque professionnelles / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1998
Asian Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions / Kobe, Japan / Est. 1996
International Employee Assistance Professionals Association / Arlington VA, USA / Est. 1971

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World Problems relating to Professions

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Unethical practices of environmentalists
Disruptive migration of trained personnel
Unethical practices in forestry
Prohibitive cost of linguistic interpretation in legal proceedings
Shortage of professional and technical personnel
Irresponsible health professionals
Inhumane participation of the medical profession in torture
Professional stagnation
Discriminatory professionalism
Discrimination against women executives
Incompetent professionals
Lack of professional standards
Medical deception
Unprepared leadership
Occupational risks and hazards of the medical profession
Graduate and post-graduate unemployment
Discrimination against women in the legal profession
Overwork
Unethical real estate practice
Distrust of professional service delivery
Unethical practices of engineering
Abusive institutional care
Unethical practice of health professionals
Underrepresentation of women in the professions
Unethical practices in the legal system

Action Strategies relating to Professions

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Professionalizing
Registering professionals
Networking archaeologists
Professionalizing road safety management
Registering real estate professionals
Improving professional standards in social science
Promoting professional interests
Using professional expertise unselfishly
Networking museum professionals
Registering environmental professionals
Developing professional skills
Ensuring developing countries have trained personnel capable of using advanced technology
Improving working conditions of salaried employees
Reconciling professional and family life
Training information professionals
Increasing trained personnel for conserving biological diversity
Promoting consulting profession
Activating social conscience of engineers
Working in caring profession
Encouraging development of museums
Training professionals in computer information systems
Reviewing professional ethics to improve environmental commitment
Training communication professionals
Applying professional ethics
Developing guidelines on professional training

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