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What does UBS stand for?

UBS stands for United Bible Societies

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Gerrit van Steenbergen a translations consultant from the United Bible Societies (1999), a Church leaders' workshop held in Okahandja (2011) and by Linda Jordan, a linguist from Wycliffe Bible Translators (2013).
He was Canadian delegate to the first World Assembly of the United Bible Societies in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in 1972 -- the year of the first Russia-Canada hockey series.
So far, the American Bible Society and its 134 counterparts around the world -- all under the umbrella of the United Bible Societies -- have helped to translate the Bible into more than half of the world's 5,000 languages and dialects.
The United Bible Societies (UBS), as a global organization of 135 national Bible societies serving over two hundred countries, provides Christian scriptures to churches that have a variety of experiences in their study of the Bible.