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Secretariat

The administrative headquarters of an organization. The secretariat maintains all paperwork and other documents for the organization's operations. It may also be where the organization conducts its meetings. The word is most commonly applied to political, especially international, organizations.
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Training group will comprise staff from all directorates of FATA Secretariat and agency level staff.
In his speech during the ceremony, Al-Ma'awda added that the launching of the General Secretariat for Grievances in Bahrain constitutes a valuable addition to the impeccable track record of democratic feats in the Kingdom, highlighting the Secretariat as an independent organization in the Ministry of Interior which comes as a step on the path of ancient democracies and whose creation comes as part of the work of the Kingdom's set of institutions which consecrates human rights, values of justice and the rule of law.
The secretariats plan to seek grant funding for additional projects such as monitoring and review of the initiative and the compilation of a manual that will include overviews of customs rules and regulations, trading methods used by criminals, and how to recognize illegal substances.
ch) and the JTC 1 Secretariat is administered by the American National Standards Institute located at 11 West 42nd Street, New York, NY, 10036 (www.
ISLAMABAD, March 15, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Cabinet Secretariats officials Monday told Special committee of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the record regarding expenses of Rs.

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