Akronyme

In der Akronym-Datenbank finden Sie Begriffserläuterungen zu Abkürzungen und Fachtermini aus den verschiedensten Bereichen der Taxonomie und Biodiversitätsforschung.

Akronyme aus angrenzenden Fachdisziplinen (Umwelt, Naturschutz und Biodiversität) umfassen sowohl technische Begriffe, Instituts- und Projektnamen, als auch Bezeichnungen für Gremien, Verbände, Netzwerke, Organisationen und Initiativen.

Als Hilfestellung haben wir eine aus über 3.500 Einträgen bestehende Akronym-Datenbank zusammengestellt, welche laufend erweitert und überprüft wird.

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WFC World Food Council [see FAO] The WFC was designed as a coordinating body for national ministries of agriculture to help alleviate malnutrition and hunger and to... Mehr...
WFCC World Federation for Culture Collections The WFCC is a Multidisciplinary Commission of the International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS) and a Federation within the International Union... Mehr...
WFD Water Framework Directive The European Union (EU) has established a Community framework for water protection and management. Firstly, Member States must identify and analyse... Mehr...
WFDFI World Federation of Development Financing Institutions The World Federation of Development Financing Institutions (WFDFI) is the global focal point for institutions providing and promoting sustainable... Mehr...
WFN Water Footprint Network The Water Footprint Network is a dynamic, international learning community. We are a platform for connecting diverse communities interested in... Mehr...
WFP World Federation of Parasitologists The World Federation of Parasitologists promotes and co-ordinates the exchange of knowledge, research and other activities relating to parasitology.... Mehr...
WFP World Food Programme The World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. In emergencies, we get food to where it is needed... Mehr...
WFS Web Feature Service A Web Feature Service allows a client to perform data manipulation operations on a set of geographic features. The OGC® Web Feature Service Interface... Mehr...
WGCV Working Group on Calibration and Validation [=CEOS] Established in 1984, the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) coordinates civil space-borne observations of the Earth.... Mehr...
WGL Wissenschaftsgemeinschaft Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz The Leibniz Association unites 86 independent research institutions. Their focus ranges from the natural sciences, engineering and environmental... Deutschland Mehr...
WGMS World Glacier Monitoring Service For more than a century, the World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) and its predecessor organizations have been compiling and disseminating... Mehr...
WHC World Heritage Convention The most significant feature of the 1972 World Heritage Convention is that it links together in a single document the concepts of nature conservation... Mehr...
WHIN World Heritage Information Network The World Heritage Information Network (WHIN) is the global network of World Heritage information providers. It was created in 1995 in order to... Mehr...
WHO World Health Organization WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global... Mehr...
WHOI US Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution WHOI is the world's largest private, nonprofit ocean research, engineering and education organization. The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution... USA Mehr...
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