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2+2Meeting of foreign and defence ministers from two countries
AIFFPAustralian Infrastructure Financing Facility for the Pacific
ANAOAustralian National Audit Office
ANCPAustralian NGO Cooperation Program
ANZACAustralia and New Zealand Army Corps First world war army corps
APECAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
APISAustralian Passport Information Service
ARGONAUTMultinational civil-military cooperation exercise in Cyprus
ASEANAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations
ASEMAsia–Europe Meeting
ASNOAustralian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office
ASX 200Australia’s lead stock exchange index
AUKMINAustralia – United Kingdom Ministerial Consultations
AUSMINAustralia – United States Ministerial Consultations
CALDCultural and linguistic diversity
CDPPCommonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
COP2424th Conference of the Parties 2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland
CPTPPComprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership
CRTCrisis Response Team
CTBTOComprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
Da’eshArabic name of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)
DARTDisaster Assistance Response Team
E8Essential Eight Strategies to Mitigate Cyber Incidents
EABCEuropean Australian Business Council
EASEast Asia Summit
EUEuropean Union
FBTFringe benefits tax
FEMATFiji Emergency Medical Assistance Team
Five EyesIntelligence alliance between Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States
FSCFinancial Sector Commission
FTAFree trade agreement
G20Group of Twenty (19 member countries and the European Union)—forum for international economic cooperation
IA-CEPAIndonesia–Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement
ICTInformation and communications technology
IAEAInternational Atomic Energy Agency
IHRAInternational Holocaust Remembrance Alliance
IOMInternational Organization for Migration
IORAIndian Ocean Rim Association
ISDSInvestor-state dispute settlement
ISILSee Da’esh
ITUInternational Telecommunications Union
JCPOAJoint Comprehensive Plan of Action
KAFTAKorea–Australia Free Trade Agreement
LGBTILesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
NCPNew Colombo Plan
NGONon-government organisation
NPDINon-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative
NPTNon-Proliferation Treaty
ODAOfficial Development Assistance
OECDOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
OPCWOrganisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
OPOOverseas Property Office and Services
PACER PlusPacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus
Pacific AllianceLatin American trade bloc comprising the nations bordering the Pacific (Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru)
PBSPortfolio Budget Statements
PIDGPrivate Infrastructure Development Group
PNGPapua New Guinea
RCEPRegional Comprehensive Economic Partnership
SDGsSustainable Development Goals
SFOStaff and Family Support Office
UNCLOSUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
UNGAUnited Nations General Assembly
UNHCRUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
WHOWorld Health Organization
WILWomen in Leadership
WMDWeapons of mass destruction
WTOWorld Trade Organization
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