South Sudan, Republic of
5.1 South Sudan Acronyms and Abbreviations
Acronym Full name of the Agency / Organization
AWB Airway Bill
BL Bill of Lading
C&F Cost & Freight
CAA Civil Aviation Authority
CARE Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere
CFS Container Freight Stations
CWR Customs Warehouse Rent
DLCA Digital Logistics Capacity Assessment
ETC Emergency Telecommunications Cluster
FAO Food and Agriculture Organisation
GHS Group Handling Services Ltd.
GPRS General Pocket Radio Service
GRT Gross Register Tonnage
IATA International Air Transport Association
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organisation
IDPs Internally Displaced Persons
ILS Instrument Landing System
IMF International Monetary Fund
INGO International NGO
IOM International Organisation for Migration
ISPs Internet Service Providers
JIA Juba International Airport
KVA Kilo Volt Ampere
LCA Logistics Capacity Assessment
MDTF Multi-Donor Trust Fund
MHADM Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation

MoFEP Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning
MoLaCD Ministry of Legal Affairs and Constitutional Development
MOTPS Ministry of Telecommunications and Postal Services
MOU Memorables of Understanding
MT Metric Tons
MW Megawatt
N/A not available
NBeG Northern Bahr el Ghazal State
NDB Non directional beacon
NETREP National Emergency Transport Project
NFI Non Food Items
NGO Non Governmental Organisation
OCHA Office of the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
P4P Purchase for Progress 
RC Resident Coordinator
RoRo Roll on Roll off
ROSS Republic of South Sudan
RRC Relief and Recovery Commission
SPLA Sudan People Liberation Army
SRC Sudan Railways Corporation
SSEC South Sudan Electricity Corporation
SSPS South Sudan Police Service
SSTC South Sudan Trans Nile Company
T Tons
T&D Transmission and Distribution
TEUs Twenty Foot Equivalent Units
THC Terminal Handling Charge
TIN Tax Identification Number 
UNAIDS Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
UNCT United Nations Country Team
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UNEP United Nations Environmental Programme
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNFPA United Nations Population Fund
UNHAS United Nations Humanitarian Air Service
UNHCR United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
UNICEF United Nations Children's Fund


United Nations Mission in South Sudan

(V)HF (Very) High Frequency
VOR VHF omnidirectional radio range
V-SAT Very Smart Aperture Terminal
WASH Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
WBeG Western Bahr el Ghazal State
WCO World Customs Organisation
WFP World Food Programme
WHO World Health Organisation
WVI World Vision International

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