ASF

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AcronymDefinition
ASFApache Software Foundation
ASFAdvanced Streaming Format (Microsoft file extension)
ASFAdvanced Systems Format (filename extension)
ASFAir Safety Foundation
ASFAudi Space Frame
ASFArbeitsgemeinschaft Sozialdemokratischer Frauen (German: Association of Social Democratic Women)
ASFAnd So Forth
ASFAstrakhan (Russia)
ASFAtlantic Salmon Federation
ASFAdministaff
ASFAfrican Swine Fever
ASFAstronaut Scholarship Foundation
ASFArizona State Fair
ASFAutoroutes du Sud de la France (French: Motorways of the South of France)
ASFAlert Standard Format
ASFActive Streaming Format
ASFAuditoría Superior de la Federación (Spanish: Federal Senior Audit; Mexico)
ASFArmy Service Forces
ASFAvocats Sans Frontières (French)
ASFAnimal Source Food (nutrition)
ASFAmerican Scandinavian Foundation
ASFAlaska Satellite Facility (US NASA; University of Alaska Fairbanks)
ASFApplication Support Filter
ASFAdvanced Systems Format
ASFanti Spam Filter
ASFAttribute Source Flag
ASFAdvanced Streaming Format
ASFAdvanced Spamming Format
ASFAspect Source Flag
ASFAluminium Space Frame
ASFAllocation de Soutien Familial (French: Family Support Allowance)
ASFAvailable Stable Funding (banking; Basel III)
ASFAlabama Shakespeare Festival
ASFAlbert Schweitzer Fellowship (Boston, MA)
ASFAcademy of South Florida (Microsoft training center)
ASFArchdiocese of Santa Fe (New Mexico)
ASFAlien Sex Fiend (band)
ASFAssociation Française des Sociétés Financières (French: French Association of Financial Companies)
ASFAnterior Spinal Fusion
ASFAlternative Splicing Factor
ASFArmy Special Forces
ASFAngelman Syndrome Foundation
ASFAcid Survivors Foundation (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
ASFAcceleration Studies Foundation
ASFAvenged Sevenfold (band)
ASFAmerican School Foundation (Mexico City)
ASFAustrian Social Forum
ASFAIDS Services Foundation (Orange County, California)
ASFAlexandria Seaport Foundation (Alexandria, VA)
ASFAustralian Share Fund
ASFAluminum Space Frame
ASFAirport Security Force (Pakistan)
ASFAmerican Steel Foundries
ASFAustralian Science Fiction
ASFAeromedical Staging Facility
ASFAircraft Servicing Flight
ASFAgribusiness Support Fund (Pakistan)
ASFAdrienne Shelly Foundation (New York, NY)
ASFAlert Standard Forum (Distributed Management Task Force)
ASFArchitectes sans Frontières (French: Architects without Borders)
ASFAuxiliary Security Force
ASFAnarcho-Syndicalist Federation (Australian leftist political party)
ASFAssociation des Sclérodermiques de France
ASFAgronomic Science Foundation
ASFAviation Support Facility
ASFApplied Science Fiction Inc.
ASFAsian Squash Federation
ASFAnencephaly Support Foundation
ASFAir Staging Facility
ASFAir Superiority Fighter
ASFAnti-Shatter Film (blast resistant material)
ASFAmps per Square Foot (current flow in anodizing and metal plating processes)
ASFAnsaldo Segnalamento Ferroviario (Finmeccanica company, Italy)
ASFAuxiliary Service Facility
ASFAdditional Secondary Factor (LORAN-C)
ASFAmenities and Services Fee (various schools; Australia)
ASFAnalytical Solutions Forum
ASFAbdominal Subcutaneous Fat
ASFArmy Stock Fund
ASFAmerican Share Foundation
ASFArcane Spell Failure (gaming)
ASFAfrica Standby Force
ASFStatgraphics Data File (file extension)
ASFAdelanto Sobre Facturación (Spanish: Advance on Billing)
ASFAeromedical Staging Flight
ASFAbove Subfloor (construction)
ASFAnti-silencing Factor (genetics)
ASFAstounding Science Fiction magazine (later became Analog)
ASFApplication Support Facility
ASFAdaptive Services Framework
ASFAdaptive Sensor Fusion
ASFAlaskan SAR Facility
ASFAviations Sans Frontières
ASFAssociation des Scootéristes de France (French: Scooterists Association of France)
ASFAnomalous Scattering Factor
ASFAverage Stream Flow (water)
ASFAdvanced Software Framework
ASFAdministrative Support Facility (USPS)
ASFAuxiliary Sorting Facility (US Post Office)
ASFAME Software Framework
ASFAktion Sühnezeichen Friedensdienste eV (Germany)
ASFAgent Security Facility
ASFAdditional Selection Factor
ASFAllied Strike Force
ASFAvions Sans Frontières
ASFActivation Support Facility
ASFAuxiliary Support Feature
ASFAttock Sahara Foundation (Pakistan)
ASFAmerican Schizophrenia Foundation
ASFAccurate & Stable Frequency
ASFAll Symbol Filter
ASFAmmonia Scrubber Feed
ASFAgrément de Savoir Faire (French: Approval of Expertise)
ASFActive Ship File
ASFApplicant Supply File System
ASFAssembly Support Framework
ASFAutomatic Stripping Factor
ASFArchive Storage Facility
ASFAssociation Francophone en Systèmes (French)
ASFArmy Support Facility
ASFAll Sports Forums
ASFApplication Services Function
ASFAvailable Square Foot/Feet
ASFAgent's Support File
ASFAssignable Square Foot/Feet
ASFAlpine and Sports Climbing Federation of Yugoslavia
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The meeting was chaired by chairperson BISP Marvi Memon and attended by Steve Gluning Deputy Country Director World Food Programme, Khaleel Tetlay Chief Operating Officer RSPN, Aleena Khan Alif Ailaan and representatives from NRSP, RSPN, UN Women, Population Council, Aurat Foundation, Bedari, MMP, Acid Survivors Foundation,PODA and BISP officials.
To help them deliver the course successfully the group received help from the Dhaka-based Acid Survivors Foundation which handled arrangements at the hospital ahead of the nurses' arrival.
By examining case studies of survivors in the Acid Survivors Foundation Bangladesh commissioned report, Conflict Dynamics of Acid Violence: 10 Case Studies on Conflicts Dynamics of Acid (Patriarchal) Violence in Bangladesh (Acid Survivors Foundation, 2007), I hope to shed light on the way that acid throwing--a form of gendered violence--must be understood beyond the "culturalist" framework that predominantly shapes transnational human rights campaigns for gender justice.
In the meeting at the Punjab Assembly Committee Room, Valarie Khan, chairperson Acid Survivors Foundation, an NGO, said, "A strong concentration of attacks in Punjab is in southern Punjab, including Multan, Muzaffargarh, Rahim Yar Khan and Bahawalpur.
The unique aspect of the event was that, it was a living example of child participation, and that it was totally led by children from 8 to 17, all young activists, members of the Human Rights Youth Task Force, and a joint initiative of Acid Survivors Foundation and Group Development, Pakistan.
ENGLAND Women took time out of their World Twenty20 preparations to visit the UK-funded Acid Survivors Foundation in Dhaka.
According to the Acid Survivors Foundation, up to 150 attacks occur every year.
According to an Islamabad-based NGO, Acid Survivors Foundation, the data shows an upward trend in this form of violence targeting women.
Acid Survivors Foundation, an Islamabad-based NGO, says 45% of acid attacks were the result of family disputes; 17% were over marriage refusals.
But experts from Acid Survivors Foundation fear thousands of incidents go unreported.
Valerie Khan, Director, Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF) says, "60 % of these attacks occur as the epitome of an already existing cycle of violence.
For her film, Obaid Chinoy worked with the Acid Survivors Foundation Pakistan, which was established in 2006.