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Know Your Customer - Enhanced Due Diligence
... While EDD has not been internationally defined, the USA PATRIOT Act dictates that institutions "shall establish appropriate, specific, and, where necessary, enhanced, due diligence policies ... Because regulatory definitions are neither globally consistent nor prescriptive, financial institutions are at risk of being held to differing standards dependent upon their ...
National Electricity Market - Regulation - Institutions - AEMO
... AEMO was established by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) and developed under the guidance of the Ministerial Council on Energy (MCE) ... AEMO is run by a skills-based board of nine non-Executive Directors and the Chief Executive Officer ...
National Human Rights Institutions - Regional Groupings of NHRIs
... Ombudsman Institute Network of African National Human Rights Institutions (NANHRI) Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions (APF) European Group of National Human Rights ...
MarijampolÄ— - Education
... educational system with state education institutions 9 pre-school institutions, 6 nursery schools, 1 primary school, 12 lower secondary schools, 9 secondary schools, 3 gymnasium, a youth school, an adult education ...
Lingayatism - Lingayats and Social Work
... Some of these institutions also have branches in other states of India ... Some of the notable Lingayat-run institutions include the JSS group of institutions, KLE Society, Siddaganga Education Society, Vishweshwar Sahakari ( Cooperative ) Bank, Pune ...

Famous quotes containing the word institutions:

    So far as laws and institutions avail, men should have equality of opportunity for happiness; that is, of education, wealth, power. These make happiness secure. An equal diffusion of happiness so far as laws and institutions avail.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    The only justification for repressive institutions is material and cultural deficit. But such institutions, at certain stages of history, perpetuate and produce such a deficit, and even threaten human survival.
    Noam Chomsky (b. 1928)

    Schools are generally feminine places, institutions where conformity is valued, taught largely by conformist women.
    Judith M. Bardwick (b. 1933)