Cold War Organizations - Socials 11

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A list of organizations from the Cold War unit in Socials 11; BC Curriculum.Does NOT include terms! (See "Cold War Organizations - Socials 11")


 
  
Created Dec 7, 2010
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NATO
 
North American Treaty Organization. The mutual defence organization set up to protect 14 Western...
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NORAD
 
North American Air Defence Agreement. Agreement in 1957 integrated air-defence forces of the...
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United Nations
 
An international organization created to promote world peace and prevent wars between two or...
4
WHO
 
World Health Organization. An agency created by the UN to help achieve goals of protecting...
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UNICEF
 
United Nations' Children's Fund. Created by the UN General Assembly to provide emergency food...
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Massey Commission
 
A commission set up by the Canadian federal government - headed by Massey - to investigate...
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National Film Board of Canada (NFB)
 
Established in 1939; funds/produces Canadian films about Canadian culture. Still exists today.
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CRTC
 
Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission. This agency would regulate (and...
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CIDA
 
Canadian International Development Agency. In charge of boosting foreign aid...
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Commonwealth
 
An organization made up of several countries that had once belonged to the British Empire....
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la Francophonie
 
An organization of French-speaking states, many former colonies of France. Includes Canada,...
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FIRA
 
Foreign Investment Review Agency. Created by the Trudeau government to block any foreign investment...

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