This year's winners, selected from 19 nominations worldwide, are Sherry Keneson-Hall, cultural affairs officer in Prague, who won the award given to a Foreign Service officer; Dominique Benbrahim, cultural affairs specialist in Rabat, who won the Gill Jacot-Guillarmod Award for a Locally Employed Staff member; and Michael Weider, chief of the Program Management Branch in the Executive Office of ECA/IIP, who won the Ilchman-Richardson Award for a Civil Service employee.
What does LES stand for?
LES stands for Locally Employed Staff
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 198 other meanings of LES in our Acronym Attic
- Line Errored Seconds
- Linear Expenditure System
- Liquid Effluent Services (Office of Scientific and Technical Information; US Department of Energy)
- Living Earth Simulator (research project)
- Loaded Equipment Section
- Local Education Service
- Local Engineering Specification
- Local Exchange Service (telecommunications)
- Local Excitatory State
- Local Exported Schema
Samples in periodicals archive:
Locally employed staff member Ahmed Aleiba has been detained since 25 January and has not faced official charges.
With 15 years at the forefront of tourism in the region, GTAOs reputation and its network of locally employed staff give us extensive insights into these very different, sometimes sensitive, markets.
For locally employed staff, a preference exercise will also be conducted offering alternative employment, if suitable job opportunities can be found - or an early release package.
Although there are Chinese 'intelligence officers', both civilian and military, these fade into insignificance behind the mass of ordinary students, businessmen and locally employed staff who are working (at least part-time) on the orders of various parts of the State intelligence gathering apparatus.
Rassam was one of nine locally employed staff at the British embassy arrested soon after the election.
They have 9000 locally employed staff inside Gaza, and a small team of international staff working there.
It has some 9,000 locally employed staff inside Gaza, and a small team of international staff who work there.