National Fisheries Development Board and Indian Meteorological Department

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National Fisheries Development Board

  • 2006. HQ: Hyderabad

  • Autonomous organ under the administrative control of the Dept of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Min of Agriculture.

  • Established to work towards blue revolution with a focus on to increase the fish production of the country to a level of 10.3 million tonnes.

  • The period of implementation of the various activities of the board is from 2006-12

Indian Meteorological Department

National Water Development Agency

  • Est. 1982

  • It is registered society under the ministry of water resources. Functions: To carry out detailed surveys and investigations of possible reservoir sites and interconnecting links to establish the feasibility of projects.

Financial Stability Board

An international body that monitors and makes recommendations about the global financial system. Established after the 2009 G-20 London Summit. Successor to the Financial Stability Forum. The board includes all G-20 major economies, FSF members and the European Commission.

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

Is a committee of banking supervisory authorities that was established in 1975. It provides a forum for regular cooperation on banking supervisory matters. Its objective is to enhance understanding of key supervisory issues and improve the quality of banking supervision worldwide.

International Bodies

International Bodies
International Bodies

Name

Established

HQ

President

Members

Purpose

Remarks

ASEAN+3

ASEAN, China, Japan, North Korea

International Energy Forum (IEF)

Riyadh

IEA, OPEC, BRIC, Mexico, South Africa and others

Engage in a dialogue for increasing importance to global energy security

World’s largest recurring gathering of energy ministers. IEF countries account for >90% of global oil and gas supply and demand.

International Monetary Fund

Report: World Economic Outlook, Global Financial Stability Report

NATO

1949

Brussels

Sec-gen: Anders Fogh Rasmussen

2010 summit in Lisbon

UNCTAD

1964

Publication: Trade and Development Report, World Investment Report

International Union of Railways (UIC)

1922

199 countries

International rail transport industry body.

To promote rail transport at world level and meet the challenges of mobility and sustainable development

International Hockey Federation

1924

Lausanne, Switzerland

Leandro Negre (Spain)

124

Organizes 6 major hockey events: Olympic Games, World Cup, Junior WC, Champions Trophy, Indoor Hockey WC, Champions Challenge

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