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  • World Conservation Union
  • (Encyclopedia) World Conservation Union: see International Union for the Conservation of Nature and...
  • Seven Wonders of the World
  • (Encyclopedia) Seven Wonders of the World, in ancient classifications, were the Great Pyramid of Khufu (see ...
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • (Encyclopedia) World's Columbian Exposition, held at Chicago, May–Nov., 1893, in commemoration of the...
  • World Council of Churches
  • (Encyclopedia) World Council of Churches, an international, interdenominational organization of most major...
  • world's fair
  • (Encyclopedia) world's fair: see exposition . ...
  • World Education Fellowship
  • (Encyclopedia) World Education Fellowship: see New Education Fellowship . ...
  • Third World
  • (Encyclopedia) Third World, the technologically less advanced, or developing, nations of Asia, Africa, and...
  • World Economic Forum
  • (Encyclopedia) World Economic Forum (WEF), independent international organization that seeks to improve the...
  • World Bank
  • (Encyclopedia) World Bank: see International Bank for Reconstruction and Development . ...
  • World Court
  • (Encyclopedia) World Court, popular name of the Permanent Court of International Justice, established...
  • World Health Organization
  • (Encyclopedia) World Health Organization (WHO), specialized agency of the United Nations, established in...
  • World Intellectual Property Organization
  • (Encyclopedia) World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), specialized agency of the United Nations,...
  • World Meteorological Organization
  • (Encyclopedia) World Meteorological Organization (WMO), specialized agency of the United Nations established...
  • Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs
  • (Encyclopedia) Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs: see Rotblat, Sir Joseph . ...
  • World Cup
  • (Encyclopedia) World Cup: see soccer . ...

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