Definition of inter-agency in English:

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adjective

  • 1Occurring between different agencies: inter-agency cooperation
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    • She's also published articles and two book chapters, both on different aspects of inter-agency work.
    • The Government acknowledges that more needs to be done, particularly on inter-agency co-operation.
    • ‘The unit is a good example of inter-agency co-operation in the interest of those who have been traumatised by sexual violence,’ she said.
  • 1.1Constituted from more than one agency: inter-agency groups
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    • Accordingly, an inter-agency Working Group was constituted with a member from each of the three organisations.
    • An inter-agency U.N. team found in one of these camps conditions of ‘imprisonment’ and a ‘systematic policy of starvation.’
    • The inter-agency coordination team comprises six charities which work closely with the National Asylum Seekers Support service.

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