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Organizations relating to Authorities

International Federation of Horseracing Authorities / Boulogne-Billancourt, France / Est. 1993
Association of African Election Authorities / Tunis, Tunisia / Est. 1997
Caribbean Association of Local Government Authorities / Chaguanas, Trinidad-Tobago / Est. 1992
Baltic Pilotage Authorities Commission / Korsør, Denmark / Est. 1981
European Health professionals Competent Authorities / Brussels, Belgium
REGLEG / Est. 2001
European Regional and Local Health Authorities / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2012
European Securities and Markets Authority / Paris, France / Est. 1997
European Banking Authority / Paris La Défense, France / Est. 2011
ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority / Accra, Ghana / Est. 2008
Red Operativa de Cooperación Regional de Autoridades Maritimas de Sudamérica, México, Panama y Cuba / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / Est. 1983
Intergovernmental Authority on Development / Djibouti, Djibouti / Est. 1996
Mediterranean Network of Regulatory Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 1997
Forum of Heads of ASEAN Power Utilities/Authorities / Jakarta, Indonesia / Est. 1981
Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority / Castries, St Lucia
EFTA Court / Luxembourg, Luxembourg / Est. 1994
European Network of Social Authorities / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1999
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
Volta River Authority / Accra, Ghana / Est. 1961
Allied Control Authority for Germany / Est. 1945
Liptako-Gourma Integrated Development Authority / Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso / Est. 1970
International Authority for the Ruhr / Est. 1949
Union centroaméricaine / Est. 1997
International Halal Authority Board / Putrajaya, Malaysia / Est. 2018
Inter-American Congress of Ministers and High-Level Authorities of Tourism / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1939
International Conference of Nuclear-Free Zone Authorities
Convention Extending the Competence of Authorities Qualified to Record the Affiliation of Illegitimate Children / Est. 1961
Convention Benelux Concernant la Coopération Transfrontalière entre Collectivités ou Autorités Territoriales / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1986
Agreement concerning co-operation between authorities and institutions in the field of vocational rehabilitation and training for the labour market / Est. 1982
Convention Concerning the Powers of Authorities and the Law Applicable in Respect of the Protection of Infants / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1961
Agreement between Customs Authorities in Order to Facilitate the Procedure in the Case of Undischarged or Lost Triptychs / Est. 1931
Conference of Iberoamerican Authorities on Informatics / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1970
East African Authority
Conseil international de liaison pour une Autorité mondiale de l'environnement / Paris, France / Est. 1991
United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia / Est. 1992
International Home Furnishings Market Authority / High Point NC, USA / Est. 2001
Additional Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with Regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, Regarding Supervisory Authorities and Transborder Data Flows / Strasbourg, France / Est. 2001
Protocol No 3 to the European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Co-operation between Territorial Communities or Authorities concerning Euroregional Co-operation Groupings - ECGs / Est. 2009
Protocol no 2 to the European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Cooperation between Territorial Communities or Authorities Concerning Interterritorial Cooperation / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1998
Additional Protocol to the European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Cooperation between Territorial Communities or Authorities / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1995
European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Cooperation between Territorial Communities or Authorities / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1980
Volta Basin Authority / Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Council of European Municipalities and Regions / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1951
EFTA Surveillance Authority / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1994
European Platform of Regulatory Authorities / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1995
Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1994
European Food Safety Authority / Parma, Italy / Est. 2001
Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development / Khartoum, Sudan / Est. 1976
Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation / Hoofddorp, Netherlands / Est. 1970
Northern Corridor Transit and Transport Coordination Authority / Mombasa, Kenya / Est. 1985

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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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