← Societal Problems

Societal Problems → Prevention

Organizations relating to Prevention

Confederation of Fire Protection Associations International / Cairo, Egypt / Est. 1965
Association for the Prevention of Torture / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1977
Pan-American Committee for the Prevention of Blindness / Arlington TX, USA
European Society for Noninvasive and Preventive Cardiology / Brescia, Italy / Est. 1960
European Litter Prevention Association / Brussels, Belgium
NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Force Command / Geilenkirchen, Germany / Est. 1980
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Pacific Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System / Paris, France / Est. 1965
Instituto Latinoamericano de las Naciones Unidas para la Prevención del Delito y Tratamiento del Delincuente / San José, Costa Rica / Est. 1975
Centro de Coordinación para la Prevención de los Desastres Naturales en América Central / Guatemala, Guatemala / Est. 1987
Comité européen pour la prévention de la torture et des peines ou traitements inhumains ou dégradants / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1987
European Network for Prevention and Health Promotion in Family Medicine and General Practice / Ljubljana, Slovenia / Est. 1996
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System / Paris, France / Est. 2005
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for Tsunami and Other Coastal Hazards Warning System for the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions / Quatre-Bornes, Mauritius / Est. 2005
European Working Group on Drug Oriented Research / Gavere, Belgium / Est. 1986
Naif Arab University for Security Sciences / Riyadh, Saudi Arabia / Est. 1978
Alliance of NGOs on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1972
New York NGO Committee on Drugs / New York NY, USA / Est. 1984
NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Programme Management Organization / Brunssum, Netherlands / Est. 1978
Violence Prevention Alliance / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 2004
Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Initiative for South-Eastern Europe / Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina / Est. 2000
Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation System in the North-eastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and Connected Seas / Paris, France / Est. 2005
Alliance for Malaria Prevention
United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia / Ashgabat, Turkmenistan / Est. 2007
Preventing Overdiagnosis Board
Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War / Malden MA, USA / Est. 1980
Asian Foundation for the Prevention of Blindness / Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong / Est. 1981
World Foundation for AIDS Research and Prevention / Est. 1993
Network for Social Studies on Disaster Prevention in Latin America / Est. 1992
Réseau de prévention des crises alimentaires / Paris, France / Est. 1985
IHCF African Christian Hospitals / Searcy AR, USA
Alliance for Cervical Cancer Prevention / Seattle WA, USA / Est. 1999
European Action of the Disabled / Hohenems, Austria / Est. 1979
AIP Foundation / Hanoi, Vietnam / Est. 1999
Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 2003
Global Information and Early Warning System on Food and Agriculture / Rome, Italy / Est. 1975
Global Alliance for the Prevention of Obesity and Related Chronic Disease / Est. 2005
Institution of Fire Engineers / Stratford-upon-Avon, UK / Est. 1918
Coalición Latinoamericana para la Prevención de la Violencia Armada
Red Latinoamericana para la Prevención del Genocidio y Atrocidades Masivas / New York NY, USA / Est. 2012
Organisation pour la prévention de la cécité / Paris, France / Est. 1978
Famine Early Warning System Network / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1985
Centre for Transnational Crime Prevention, University of Wollongong / Wollongong NSW, Australia / Est. 2000
Center for Preventive Action / New York NY, USA
Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Evaluation and Prevention of Seismic Risk / Rabat, Morocco / Est. 1995
United Nations Foundation / New York NY, USA / Est. 1998
World Foundation for Medical Studies in Female Health / Port Washington NY, USA / Est. 1955
Global Action to Prevent War / New York NY, USA / Est. 1998
AEGIS Trust / Nottingham, UK / Est. 2000
Organisation internationale pour la réduction des catastrophes / Kinshasa, Congo DR / Est. 1991

View all profiles (409 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Prevention

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Restrictions on freedom of information
Commercialization of crime-prevention
Vulnerability of high technology systems
Inadequate safeguards against fire
Failure to repatriate human remains
Discrimination against men in parental rights

Action Strategies relating to Prevention

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Preventing exposure to environmental hazards
Preventing child abuse
Preventing cancer
Reducing occupational risk in the mining industry
Preventing occupational accidents
Banning tobacco sales to children
Developing tobacco control
Campaigning against war
Preventing air pollution from aircraft
Combatting ozone depletion
Using vaccines to prevent communicable diseases
Preventing disease
Preventing further incidence of AIDS
Preserving genetic diversity
Providing public health services
Opposing environmentally destructive forces
Teaching basic health practices
Preventing water-related disease transmission in recreational water
Preventing computer infringement of intellectual property rights
Strengthening cooperative security measures
Controlling drug abuse
Managing crises
Developing early warning disaster systems
Preventing terrorism
Preventing production of hazardous wastes

You are viewing a subject profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.