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delegation

the passing of certain duties or decisions by a manager or SUPERVISOR to a subordinate whilst still retaining overall AUTHORITY for them, Delegation can increase a subordinate's JOB SATISFACTION whilst reducing the workload of a manager. See MANAGEMENT.
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SUNA noted that the African mediation held meeting today , Saturday with the two delegations separately and presented to them what the mediation reached regarding the two documents.
During the meeting, the two delegations discussed the issues on the agenda of this round as they agreed on the importance of these consultative meetings for the success of the Astana process.
Pierre MAYAUDON has been nominated as Head of the EU Delegation to Afghanistan.
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KUWAIT, June 30 (Saba) A' The national delegation met on Thursday in Kuwait with the Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.
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The award is the SRMUN's top overall delegation award and is only given to the top three delegations at the conference.
But the two men were not physically present in the negotiating room having delegated their competences to their proxies, Bashar al-Jafari, Syria's Permanent Representative at the United Nations, from the government delegations and Hadi al-Bahra, a member of the Syrian National Coalition's Political Committee, from the opposition delegation.
High Representative Catherine Ashton announced, on 7 June, the appointment of new heads of EU Delegations.
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