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  • Annex C. Abbreviations and acronyms

    CAWMSET       Commission on the Advancement of Women and Minorities in Science, Engineering, and    Technology
    CGIAR              Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research
    CONICET          National Research Council Argentina
    ETAN                European Technology Assessment Network
    FREJA               Female Researchers in Joint Action
    GAB                  Gender Advisory Board of UNCSTD
    IAC                    InterAcademy Council
    IAP                   InterAcademy Panel
    INSA                Indian National Science Academy
    IUPAC               International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
    IUPAP                International Union of Pure and Applied Physics
    MIT                     Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    NAE                 National Academy of Engineering, United States
    NAS                  National Academy of Sciences, United States
    NAST                National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines
    NCW                 National Council for Women, Egypt
    OECD               Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development
    S&T                  Science and technology
    SET                  Science, Engineering, and Technology
    TWAS              Academy of Sciences for the Developing World
    TWOWS            Third World Organization for Women in Science
    UNCSTD           United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development
    UNESCO             United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
    UNICEF           United Nations Children’s Fund
    WEPAN            Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network
    WIEP               Women in Engineering Program
    WinSETS           Women in Science and Technology Scoreboards
    WISE               Women into Science and Engineering

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