NDPB
National Drug Policy Board

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • NDPB — noun [countable] ORGANIZATIONS non departmental public body; an independent organization in Britain, started by the government but with its own legal powers; = QUANGO * * * NDPB UK US noun ► ABBREVIATION for non departmental public body: in the …   Financial and business terms

  • NDPB — UK [ˌen diː piː ˈbiː] US [ˌen di pi ˈbi] noun [countable] [singular NDPB plural NDPBs] non departmental public body: an organization that advises the government on particular policy areas or that provides a public service, but is not a government …   Useful english dictionary

  • NDPB — UK [ˌen diː piː ˈbiː] / US [ˌen dɪ pɪ ˈbɪ] noun [countable] Word forms NDPB : singular NDPB plural NDPBs non departmental public body: an organization that advises the government on particular policy areas or that provides a public service, but… …   English dictionary

  • Non-Departmental Public Body — In the United Kingdom, a Non Departmental Public Body (NDPB) is a classification applied by the Cabinet Office, Treasury and Scottish Government to certain types of public bodies. They are not an integral part of a government department and carry …   Wikipedia

  • Non-departmental public body — In the United Kingdom, a non departmental public body (NDPB) often referred to as a quango is a classification applied by the Cabinet Office, Treasury, Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Executive to certain types of public bodies. They are …   Wikipedia

  • Non-departmental public body — Un non departmental public body (NDPB : « Organisme public non départemental ») est une autorité administrative indépendante (Quango) du gouvernement du Royaume Uni. Ils dépendent des différents départements ministériels… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Women's National Commission — Infobox UK public body name=Women s National Commission type=NDPB crown status=yes legislation=None established=1969 sponsor=Government Equalities Office head=Baroness Gould |The Women s National Commission (WNC) is a United Kingdom Advisory NDPB …   Wikipedia

  • Quango — The acronyms Qango and Quango, variously spelt out as QUAsi Non Governmental Organization, QUasi Autonomous Non Governmental Organization, and QUasi Autonomous National Government Organization, have been used, notably in the United Kingdom, but… …   Wikipedia

  • Historic Scotland — is an executive agency of the Scottish Government, responsible for historic monuments in Scotland.Its website states: It has direct responsibility for maintaining and running over 360 monuments in its care, about a quarter of which are manned and …   Wikipedia

  • Qualifications and Curriculum Authority — The Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) is an Executive Non Departmental Public Body (NDPB) of the Department for Children, Schools and Families in the United Kingdom. In England QCA maintains and develops the national curriculum and… …   Wikipedia

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