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Organizations relating to Households

International Housing and Home Warranty Association / London, UK / Est. 1993
APPLiA - Home Appliance Europe / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1959
Unione Intercontinentale Casalinghe / Brescia, Italy / Est. 1994
Asian Regional Association for Home Economics / Serdang, Malaysia / Est. 1983
Caribbean Association of Home Economists / Est. 1972
Fibre-to-the-Home Council Asia-Pacific / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 2005
Every Home for Christ International / Colorado Springs CO, USA / Est. 1946
SERVAS International / Zurich, Switzerland / Est. 1949
Global Network of Domestic Election Monitors / Est. 1986
Ahimsa Fund / Lyon, France / Est. 2011
International Association of Certified Home Inspectors / Boulder CO, USA
International House, New York / New York NY, USA / Est. 1924
European Catholic Home / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1964
JIVD-AER / Lyon, France
European Home Systems Association
Nordic Home-mission Council
European Association of Organizations for Home Care and Help at Home / Est. 1990
Nordic Housewives Association / Est. 1919
International Federation of Home and School / Est. 1927
Asociación Latinoamericana de Educadoras del Hogar / Est. 1977
Permanent Commission of the International Congresses of Home Hygiene / Est. 1904
European Organization for Home Textiles, Laces and Embroideries / Est. 2007
UNESCAP Pacific Operations Centre / Suva, Fiji / Est. 1984
Association of European Home Warranty Organisations / London, UK / Est. 1993
International Executive Housekeepers Association / Westerville OH, USA / Est. 1930
Hospital in the Home / St Pauls QLD, Australia / Est. 1994
Inter-American Convention on Domicile of Natural Persons in Private International Law / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1979
Convention Relating to the Settlement of the Conflicts between the Law of Nationality and the Law of Domicile / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1955
Convention Concerning Home Work / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1996
Foyers de l'Unité / Brussels, Belgium
Centre juridique international et de ménagement / Brussels, Belgium
Muslim Home
Salvation Army Home League / London, UK / Est. 1907
International Association of Home Improvement Council / Est. 1974
Home Audio Video Interoperability / Fremont CA, USA / Est. 2000
ESF Network on Panel Studies of Households / Est. 1990
Welcome Home Ministries International / Richmond OH, USA / Est. 1988
International Group of Home Furnishing Wholesalers
Home Sweet Home
Nordens Hemslöjdsförbund
Union internationale des arts ménagers
Association for Childbirth at Home, International / Glendale CA, USA / Est. 1979
Telecottages International / Buxtehude, Germany
European Domestic Appliance Manufacturers' Association
CMEA Coordinating Centre for Elimination and Utilization of Household and Industrial Waste
Hogar Puertorriqueño de la Poesia Hispanoamericana / Ponce, Puerto Rico
Common Market Working Group of the International Federation of Associations of Manufacturers of Household Products / Est. 1962
European Cultural Home / Gex, France / Est. 1990
Office international de l'enseignement ménager / Est. 1909
Medjunarodni Institut za Kucnu Knjizevnost / Belgrade, Serbia / Est. 1972

View all profiles (104 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Households

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Unequal income distribution within countries
Inadequate domestic refuse disposal
Lack of payment for housework
Disruptive effect of household moving
Industrial and domestic heating emissions as air pollutants
Occupational domestic accidents
Inadequate collection of batteries
Domestic fires
Family violence
Discrimination against domestic servants
Inadequacy of national telecommunication facilities
Toxic substances in the home
Counter-productive agricultural subsidies
Lead poisoning in the home
Inadequate welfare services for the aged
Polluted drinking water
Disadvantages of homeworking employees
Domestic waste water pollutants
Absentee ownership
Household pests
Inadequate level of national investment
Nationalization of domestic enterprises
Impermanent living conditions
Loss of water to industrial uses
Underutilized animal genetic resources

Action Strategies relating to Households

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Instituting effective domestic security
Ensuring healthy environment
Incinerating wastes
Ensuring clean drinking water
Mobilizing domestic public sector resources for poverty alleviation
Mobilizing domestic financial resources for poverty alleviation
Creating domestic waste recycling schemes
Harvesting domestic fuel sources
Encouraging self-building of houses
Conserving endangered species of farm animals
Conserving vulnerable vegetable germplasm
Disposing of household refuse
Recovering energy from domestic waste
Providing ideas for recycling household items
Reducing domestic waste water pollutants
Developing improved cooking stoves
Reducing toxic contamination of domestic water
Forcing repatriation
Developing effective home management
Ensuring national economic policies support sustainable development
Protecting national standards
Extending rural energy planning to villages and households
Reducing number of household consumer goods
Studying quality of domestic livestock
Upgrading local food production

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