FAC

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AcronymDefinition
FACFacility
FACFirst Amended Complaint (legal)
FACFind a Cure
FACFormal Aspects of Computing (journal)
FACFinal Acceptance Certificate
FACFlorida Administrative Code
FACFast Attack Craft
FACFederal Advisory Committee
FACFinancement Agricole Canada (French: Farm Credit Canada)
FACFine Arts Center
FACFederal Acquisition Circular
FACFirst Apostolic Church (various locations)
FACFinancial Advisory Committee
FACForces Armées Congolaises (French: Congolese Armed Forces)
FACField Archery Club (UK)
FACFinance and Administration Committee (NEAFC)
FACFamily Assistance Center
FACFirst Alliance Church (Florida)
FACFeatured Artists Coalition
FACFlorida Association of Counties
FACFluorouracil, Doxorubicin, Cyclophosphamide
FACFerry Advisory Committee
FACFiscal Affairs Committee (various schools)
FACFlow Accelerated Corrosion
FACFood and Agricultural Code (California)
FACFederal Audit Clearinghouse
FACForward Air Control(ler)
FACFoothills Art Center (Golden, CO)
FACFood and Agriculture Committee
FACFrederick Arts Council (Frederick, MD)
FACForeign Affairs Committee (UK)
FACFood Aid Convention
FACFuerza Aerea Colombiana
FACFeature Access Code
FACFace Graphics
FACFile Access Code
FACFranchise Advisory Council (various locations)
FACFoundation Advisory Council (various locations)
FACFast Axis Collimation (optics)
FACForeign Assets Control
FACFootball Association (Challenge) Cup
FACFlorida Airports Council
FACFederación Argentina de Cardiología (Argentinian Federation of Cardiology)
FACFederación Argentina de Cardiología (Federación Argentina de Cardiología)
FACForeign Affairs Canada
FACFirst Aid Case (one-time treatment and observation of minor injury)
FACFederal Airports Corporation
FACFirearms Acquisition Certificate (Canada)
FACFood Advisory Committee
FACFinal Approach Course
FACFirst Amendment Center
FACFriday Afternoon Club
FACFree Active Chlorine (electrochemical water treatment)
FACFlight Augmentation Computer (autopilot)
FACFree Available Chlorine
FACField-Aligned Currents
FACFacility Contract
FACFinal Assembly Code
FACFuel Adjustment Clause
FACFinal Acceptance Criteria
FACFace-Amount Certificate (finance)
FACFellowship Advisory Committee (various organizations)
FACFinance and Accounting Club (Purdue University; Indiana)
FACFamily Assistance Centre (UK)
FACFood Assistance Center
FACFully Allocated Costs
FACFitness Assessment Cell (US DoD)
FACFractal Aspect Component (Aspect-Oriented Programming project)
FACFamily Action Council (public policy group on eating disorders)
FACForecast at Completion (project management)
FACForced Authorization Code
FACFanart Central (forum)
FACFood and Agriculture Council (USDA)
FACForeign Air Carrier
FACFeatured Article Candidate (Wikimedia Foundation)
FACFreethought Association of Canada (Toronto, ON, Canada)
FACFriday After Class
FACFellowship Admissions Course
FACFinancial Attack Center (US FEMA)
FACfourth amended complaint (legal)
FACFacility Analysis Category
FACFuture Agricultures Consortium (UK)
FACFunctional Area Chief
FACFriendship Agape Church (San Jose, California)
FACFind Area Code (Mountain Data Systems)
FACFederación Argentina de Colectividades (Spanish: Argentine Federation of Communities)
FACFlight Activity Category
FACFlorida Aero Club
FACFlat Ass Calm (in reference to sea state)
FACFenway Action Coalition
FACFlorida Archaeological Council, Inc.
FACFor All Coffeemakers
FACfifth amended complaint (legal)
FACFinancial Administrative Control
FACForecast Acquisition Cost
FACFull Absorption Costing (accounting)
FACForwarding Agent Cachet (philately)
FACFully Absorbed Cost
FACFilter, Air, Cleanable
FACFunctional Account Chief/Code
FACFunds At Completion
FACFirst Alert Capability
FACForce Accounting Code
FACFeature Attribute Code
FACForce Accounting Controller
FACFormation Aéronautique Conseil
FACFine Arts Conservancy, Inc.
FACFranklin Acceptance Corporation
FACField Air Command
FACFinal Acceptance Criterion
FACFun Activities Committee (various organizations)
References in periodicals archive ?
The Food Aid Convention (FAC), first agreed to in 1967 during the
Food Aid Convention 1999-Annual Operations: 2000/2001-
product limits under Article IV of the Food Aid Convention 1999 and do
(91.) The Food Aid Convention is one of two components of the
supplementary feeding programs." Food Aid Convention, supra note
Bruce Huff & Michelle Jimenez, The Food Aid Convention: Past Performance and
The numbers in parentheses are the grain equivalent conversion factors under the food aid convention.
These are characterized by overlapping mandates, differing degrees of authority and legitimacy, varied levels of transparency in decision-making, and problematic stakeholder representation--so much so that one recent analysis described them as "dysfunctional and outdated" and thus "ineffective." (1) One component of this governance structure is the Food Aid Convention (FAC).
The murky details of this are found in a separate document, with restricted circulation, called the Food Aid Convention's Rules of Procedure.
Annual Commitments under the 1999 Food Aid Convention (metric tons wheat equivalent) Average Food Annual Aid Shipments Commitments Percent 1999-2003 Percent Argentina 35,000 0.72% 553 0.01% Australia 250,000 5.11% 235,242 2.42% Canada 420,000 8.58% 386,859 3.98% EU 1,320,000 26.97% 2,072,822 21.34% Japan 300,000 6.13% 550,945 5.67% Norway 30,000 0.61% 109,318 1.13% Switzerland 40,000 0.82% 62,217 0.64% USA 2,500,000 51.07% 6,294,145 64.81% Total 4,895,000 100.00% 9,712,101 100.00% Source: International Grains Council Food Aid Committee, The Food Aid Convention.
International Wheat Council, The Food Aid Convention of the International Wheat Agreement (London: International Wheat Council, 1991).
Food Aid Convention, Food Aid Convention (London: International Grains Council, 1999).