Institutions

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)

FTII is premier institute in country that provides training for acting, film making, video editing, direction and production. It is autonomous body under Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.  It was established in 1960 and is registered under Societies’ Registration Act of 1860. FTII is  situated in Pune (Maharashtra) on premises of erstwhile Prabhat Film …

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ADMM-Plus

ADMM stands for ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting ADMM-Plus is a platform for ASEAN and its eight dialogue partners to strengthen security and defence co-operation for peace, stability, and development in the region. Its objective is to promote mutual trust and confidence between defence establishments through greater dialogue and transparency. The inaugural ADMM-Plus was convened in …

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UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

  It was established in 1999 as dedicated secretariat to facilitate implementation of International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR). It is an organisational unit of UN Secretariat and is led by the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction (SRSG). It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is mandated by United Nations …

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National Council for Vocational Education and Training (NCVET)

NCVET will regulate functioning of entities engaged in vocational education and training, both long-term and short-term. It will also establish minimum standards for functioning of such entities. It will be headed by Chairperson and will have Executive and Non-Executive Members. It will follow best practices of regulatory processes and ensure that it performs its functions …

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Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA)

EPCA is Supreme Court mandated body tasked with taking various measures to tackle air pollution in the National Capital Region. It was notified in 1998 by Environment Ministry under Environment Protection Act, 1986. Its mandate is to protect and improve quality of environment and prevent and control environmental pollution in National Capital Region. It is …

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UN Conference on Disarmament

UN Conference on Disarmament (CD) is not a formal United Nations (UN) organization. It is linked to UN through personal representative of UN Secretary-General. It is multilateral forum established in 1979 by international community to negotiate multilateral arms control and disarmament agreements. It is headquartered in Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. The conference has 65 …

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