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Browning Society

Browning societies were groups of people who met regularly to discuss the works of Robert Browning. Emerging from various reading groups, the societies were an indication of the poets fame and, unusually, were actively forming during his lifetime ...

                                               

Builders' Exchange

A Builders Exchange is a type of building industry association. The exchanges have had an important role in the building and architecture trades in North America. There are several Builders Exchange Buildings as well as notable Builders Exchanges ...

                                               

Bureau de normalisation de l'aeronautique et de l'espace

The Bureau de normalisation de laeronautique et de lespace is a standard body for standardization in the field of Aeronautics and space construction. The BNAE has an AFNOR delegation for establishing standards.

                                               

Business Continuity Institute

The Business Continuity Institute was established in 1994 by Andrew Hiles and others, evolving from the Survive Group, a network of disaster recovery and business continuity experts. The institutes initial vision was to enable individual members ...

                                               

C.A.S.E. collective

The C.A.S.E. Collective, meaning Critical Approaches to Security in Europe: A Networked Manifesto, is a group of critical scholars who have authored several academic articles relating to critical approaches to security in Europe.

                                               

Calcutta Historical Society

The Calcutta Historical Society was a learned society of Indian history founded in 1907. It published a journal Bengal, Past & Present, of which Walter K. Firminger was the first editor.

                                               

California Freedom Coalition

The California Freedom Coalition is a political group in the state of California, advocating for the voting rights of Californians. The group, in 2017, gathered signatures to petition the State of California to secede from the United States of Am ...

                                               

Cargo Airline Association

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Caribbean Policy Research Institute

The Caribbean Policy Research Institute is a public policy think tank based at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica. The think tanks executive director is Dr. Damien King, Jamaican economist and lecturer in economics at the ...

                                               

Carnegie Middle East Center

The Carnegie Middle East Center is a think tank and research center dealing with public policy in the Middle East. It was established in Beirut, Lebanon in November 2006 by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace The center is part of the ...

                                               

Casa dello scugnizzo

It was founded in 1951 by Father Mario Borrelli in one of the poorest districts of Naples to care for the street children of Naples. During the war, Naples was a major base for American and other allied Navies. At the end of the war, Italy, and N ...

                                               

Center for Arab-West Understanding

The Center for Arab-West Understanding developed from the ideals of the Egyptian electronic magazine Arab-West Report. The request for Egyptian NGO status was filed in 2004 and obtained in January 2008. The Center is based in Cairo, Egypt. The ai ...

                                               

Center for Socialist Studies

The Center for Socialist Studies is an organizational center for the dissemination of socialist ideas and politics located in Giza, Egypt. It produces and sells left-wing theoretical books, magazines and newsletters as well as hosting public even ...

                                               

Center for the Public Domain

The Center for the Public Domain was a charitable foundation founded in 1999 by Bob Young as the Red Hat Center. It provided free online legal resources, sponsored public domain spaces on the Internet, and campaigned for copyright reforms.

                                               

Central Dredging Association

The Central Dredging Association, founded in 1978, is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental, professional society for the dredging industry. It provides an independent forum for people involved in activities related to dredging and marine ...

                                               

Central Welfare Council

Central Welfare Council was one of the very few Polish social organizations that were allowed to work under the German occupation of Poland in World War I and World War II. It was created during World War I in 1916 and again re-created in Februar ...

                                               

Centre for the New Europe

The Centre for the New Europe was a free-market think tank founded in 1993 and based in Brussels. It focused on EU issues such as economic growth, managing environmental change, health and welfare policy, competition policy, and innovation. The f ...

                                               

Champalimaud Foundation

The Champalimaud Foundation is a private biomedical research foundation. It was created according to the will of the late entrepreneur Antonio de Sommer Champalimaud, in 2004. The complete name of the foundation honors the mother and father of th ...

                                               

Chartered Institute of Housing

The Chartered Institute of Housing is the professional body for those working in the housing profession in the United Kingdom. It has a royal charter, gained in 1984. Currently CIH has over 17.000 members, mostly in the UK but also overseas, nota ...

                                               

Chester County Historical Society

Chester County Historical Society is a non-profit historical society, founded in 1893, dedicated to collecting, preserving, and exhibiting the history of Chester County, Pennsylvania and the surrounding area. The Historical Society is located at ...

                                               

China Classification Society

China Classification Society is a classification society of ships, started in 1956 as a non-profit making body in the Peoples Republic of China to perform classification survey, certification survey and notarial survey of ships including offshore ...

                                               

CIPAL

CIPAL is an inter-municipal ICT service with headoffices in Geel. Its name refers to the province of Antwerp and Limburg. The organisation is a governmental ICT-agency and inter-municipal association of municipalities, cities, towns, Social Welfa ...

                                               

Circuba

Circuba is Cubas national circus and is associated with the Cuban National Circus School founded on June 6, 1968. Members of the Circuba company have to first complete the normal academic course work required of all Cuban students before they can ...

                                               

City University Construction Fund

The City University Construction Fund is a New York State public-benefit corporation founded in 1986 with the goal to provide facilities for the City University of New York. The acquisition of financing and construction management is implemented ...

                                               

Club Quilox

Club Quilox is a luxurious style nightclub in Victoria Island, Lagos owned by Shina Peller. Housed in a massive building, Club Quilox also operates a restaurant and bar. It opened in 2013, as one of the biggest and most expensive nightclubs in Ni ...

                                               

Code Camp

Code Camp is a form of an unconference. Originally begun with the goal of helping developers who could not make it to work during regular hours, the project offers technical presentations and provides access to technical content. Started in Bosto ...

                                               

Code for Nepal

Code for Nepal is an organization which aims to increase digital literacy and the use of open data in Nepal. It was co-founded by Ravi Kumar and Mia Mitchell.

                                               

Coercive isomorphism

Coercive isomorphic change involves pressures from other organizations in which they are dependent upon and by cultural expectations from society. Some are governmental mandates, some are derived from contract law, financial reporting requirement ...

                                               

COMADRES

Comadres is the committee of mothers and relatives of prisoners, the disappeared and the politically assassinated of El Salvador. It was established in December, 1977, with the help of the Catholic Archdiocese of San Salvador and the Archbishop O ...

                                               

Committee on the Administration of Justice

The Committee on the Administration of Justice is an independent human rights organisation in Northern Ireland with cross-community membership. It was established in 1981 and lobbies and campaigns on a broad range of domestic and international hu ...

                                               

Commonwealth Eminent Persons Group

Several Eminent Persons Groups, abbreviated to EPG, have been founded by Commonwealth of Nations. An EPG was established at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 1985 to investigate apartheid in South Africa, and reported ahead of the spec ...

                                               

Community First Fund

Community First Fund is a community development financial institution in Pennsylvania which was founded in 1992. The organization provides loans, business training, and one-on-one counseling to entrepreneurs, affordable housing and commercial rea ...

                                               

Computer-Aided Design Technical Committee

The Computer-Aided Design Technical Committee is a Technical Committee of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society, one of the many societies that comprise the IEEE. The purpose of CANDE is to promote research and best practices in the development and u ...

                                               

Confederation of Iranian Students

Confederation of Iranian Students - National Union was an international non-governmental organization purposed as the students union of Iranians studying abroad active during the 1960s and 1970s. It was more active in Germany, France, England and ...

                                               

Confidential incident reporting

A confidential incident reporting system is a mechanism which allows problems in safety-critical fields such as aviation and medicine to be reported in confidence. This allows events to be reported which otherwise might not be reported through fe ...

                                               

Congress for Jewish Culture

The Congress for Jewish Culture is a secular organization founded in 1948 to promote Yiddish culture throughout the world. Individuals active in the founding of the organization included Yiddish writers and intellectuals such as Shmuel Niger, Cha ...

                                               

Conservative Solutions Project

Conservative Solutions Project is a non-profit political organization founded in 2014 that has raised.8 million of funding for the 2016 U.S. Presidential Campaign of Marco Rubio. Pat Shortridge is the president of the organization. The Agenda; Wo ...

                                               

Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association

The Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association is a political organization of local police officials in the United States who believe in an interpretation of the United States Constitution wherein federal and state government authorit ...

                                               

Copenhagen Institute

The Copenhagen Institute is a Danish Free Market think tank. It was founded in 2003 hosting a conference on tax competition. It has a clear libertarian leaning. The Copenhagen Institute was originally called MarkedsCentret, but changed its name i ...

                                               

Corresponding member

A Corresponding Member ; German: korrespondierendes Mitglied) is one of the possible membership types in some organizations, especially in the learned societies and scientific academies.

                                               

Cosmic Movement

The Cosmic Movement was the organisation established by Max Theon around 1900, in Tlemcen, Algeria, at the instigation of his wife Alma Theon, whom he declared to be the moving spirit behind the group. Its journal was the Cosmic Review. Other pub ...

                                               

Council for a Community of Democracies

Council for a Community of Democracies is a Washington, D.C. based NGO which was established in order to promote global interest in and support for the Community of Democracies, improved relationships among democracies, and democratic transitions ...

                                               

Council for the United States and Italy

The Council for the United States and Italy is a non-profit, organization founded in 1983 whose purpose is to foster better ties between the United States and Italy, with a focus on economy and finance. David Rockefeller and Gianni Agnelli are am ...

                                               

Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras

The Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras is a Honduran organization founded in 1993, which is dedicated to the defense of the environment in Intibuca and the defense of the indigenous Lenca people. COPINH is known for its m ...

                                               

Council of Wise Men of the plain of Murcia

The Council of Wise Men of the plain of Murcia is a customary court which is responsible for resolving irrigation conflicts in the plain of Murcia. In 2009 it was chosen along with the Water Tribunal of the plain of Valencia as an intangible cult ...

                                               

Creative Entrepreneurs

Creative Entrepreneurs is a UK-based online and event platform providing resources for people starting up and growing creative businesses. The Creative Entrepreneurs website collects and organises business resources which can be searched by type ...

                                               

Cricket Writers' Club

The Cricket Writers Club is an association for cricket journalists working in print, television or radio. It was established in 1947, and contains around 90% of those eligible for membership. During the 1946–47 Ashes series, the Australian and Br ...

                                               

Crochallan Fencibles

The Crochallan Fencibles was an 18th-century Edinburgh convivial club that met at the Anchor Close, a public house off the High Street. Its name was made up from two sources: Crochallan is derived from a song, "Crodh Chailein" "Colins Cattle", wh ...

                                               

CTuning foundation

The cTuning Foundation is a global non-profit organization developing open-source tools and common methodology to enable sustainable, collaborative and reproducible research in Computer science, perform collaborative optimization of realistic wor ...

                                               

Cuban Democratic Revolutionary Front

The Cuban Democratic Revolutionary Front was founded in May 1960 by anti-Castro Cuban exiles and was initially headquartered in Mexico. It was known in Spanish as the Frente Revolucionario Democratico and was composed of five major anti-Castro gr ...