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ICANN Acronyms and Terms

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  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and DevelopmentOECD

    An intergovernmental organization based in Paris that provides a forum where governments can work together to find solutions to common problems. With a shared commitment to market economies backed by democratic institutions, the OECD promotes policies that seek to improve the economic and social well-being of people worldwide.

    The OECD is an observer in the Governmental Advisory Committee in ICANN.