AFAD

AcronymDefinition
AFADAsian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances
AFADAir Force Acquisition Document
AFADAssociation of Firearms and Ammunition Dealers of the Philippines, Inc
AFADAssessment/Force Accounting Database
AFADAir Force Acquisition Directive
AFADAutomated Flagging Assistance Devices
AFADAutomated Fineline Assortment Distribution (WalMart Replenishment)
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He said that AFAD was a major force behind the United Nation's adoption in 2006 of the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances, and had in recent years been active in lobbying Asian governments to sign and ratify the convention.
We are happy to expand the use of AFADs in Saskatchewan construction zones, as they improve safety and may reduce costs, Highways and Infrastructure Minister David Marit said.
In an exclusive conversation Tuesday in Ankara, the head of the response department of AFAD, Fatih Ozer gave his views on the refugee situation in Turkey and the poor response of EU on its commitments.
A single point has been opened for displaced Syrians, so that we can do identity control and give first aid, vaccinating people if necessary," an AFAD official said, according to AFP.
A total of 222 people were rescued after the first earthquake, AFAD said.
Over the call of people, along with AFAD units, many fire fighters and other officials were dispatched at the scene.
Duterte attended the 23rd AFAD Defense and Sporting Arms show at a Mandaluyong City mall with vice presidential candidate Sen.
In a written statement released Monday, AFAD said that they continued to provide lodging, food, health, security, social, educational, religious, translation, communications and other services for Syrian citizens living in tent-sites and containers.
It is expected that over 30,000 Syrian refugees can come to the country, according to AFAD.
It is pertinent to mention that Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP), a member organization of AFAD, produced a report in December 2009 on unmarked graves and mass graves in Kashmir, which later became a huge embarrassment for India.
One person was in critical condition after jumping from a balcony in the western Turkish town of Canakkale, AFAD said.
The Turkish AFAD emergency agency chemical, radiology and nuclear team has begun investigations about the envelopes, the authorities said in a statement.