South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission
The Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC) was an inter-governmental regional organisation dedicated to providing services to promote sustainable development in the countries it serves....
Indian Ocean Tuna Commission
The Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) (French: Commission des Thons de l'Océan Indien (CTOI)) is an intergovernmental organization that co-ordinates the regulation and management of tuna in the ...
Papua Act 1906
The Papua Act 1906 was passed after the transfer of the territory of Papua from Britain to Australian rule.The Act established direct rule from Australia and remain in effect until the introduction of...
Big Brother Movement
The Big Brother Movement was a youth migration scheme run by a non profit organisation based in Sydney, Australia. It aimed to bring youths from Britain to Australia to work on farms or in the Austral...
Treaty of Rarotonga
The Treaty of Rarotonga is the common name for the South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty, which formalises a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in the South Pacific. The treaty bans the use, testing, and posse...
Treaty of Rarotonga - Wikipedia
Convention on the International Mobile Satellite Organization
The International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) is the intergovernmental organization that oversees certain public satellite safety and security communication services provided via the Inmarsat...
Convention on the International Mobile Satellite Organization - Wikipedia
World War I
World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. More than 9 million...
World War I - Wikipedia
Hague-Visby Rules
The Hague–Visby Rules is a set of international rules for the international carriage of goods by sea. The official title is "International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relati...
International Committee of Military Medicine
The International Committee of Military Medicine (ICMM) is an international and intergovernmental organization consisting of more than one hundred states. The ICMM was established in 1921, after World...
International Committee of Military Medicine - Wikipedia
New Guinean pound
The pound was the currency of the Australia territory of New Guinea between 1915 and 1966. It replaced the mark when Australia occupied the former German colony at the end of World War I. It was equal...
New Guinean pound - Wikipedia
Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission
The Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission (APFIC), originally called the Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council (IPFC) is a Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Article XIV Regional Fisheries Body which covers f...
World War II
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War (after the recent Great War), was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier. It involved th...
World War II - Wikipedia
Military history of Australia during the Vietnam War
Australia's involvement in the Vietnam War, beginning with a small commitment of 30 military advisors in 1962, increased over the following decade to a peak of 7,672 Australian personnel following the...
Military history of Australia during the Vietnam War - Wikipedia
Australian gold rushes
The Australian gold rushes were periods of significant migration of workers, both more locally and from overseas, to areas which had discoveries of gold deposits. A number of gold finds occurred in ...
Australian gold rushes - Wikipedia
Constitution of the International Labour Organization
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is a United Nations agency dealing with labour issues, particularly international labour standards, social protection, and work opportunities for all. 185 o...
Constitution of the International Labour Organization - Wikipedia
Termination of Employment Convention, 1982
Termination of Employment Convention, 1982 is an International Labour Organization Convention. Its purpose is to coordinate minimum levels of job security in the laws of ILO member states.
Labour Administration Convention, 1978
Labour Administration Convention, 1978 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1978, with the preamble stating:
As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 73...
Labour Statistics Convention, 1985
Labour Statistics Convention, 1985 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1985, with the preamble stating:
As of 2013, the convention had been ratified by 49 sta...
Military history of Australia during World War I
In Australia, the outbreak of World War I was greeted with considerable enthusiasm. Even before Britain declared war on Germany on 4 August 1914, the nation pledged its support alongside other states ...
Military history of Australia during World War I - Wikipedia
Harmonized System
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, also known as the Harmonized System (HS) of tariff nomenclature is an internationally standardized system of names and numbers to classify trade...
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (IT PGRFA), popularly known as the International Seed Treaty, is a comprehensive international agreement in harmony with th...