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International Organizations, Headquaters and Roles

International Organizations, Headquaters and Roles



Organization Name
Headquarter
Role of Organization
United Nations Organization (UNO)
New York, United States
The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization tasked to promote international co-operation and to create and maintain international order.
World Health Organization (WHO)
Geneva, Switzerland
The World Health Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health.
United Nations Education Scientic & Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Paris
The mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Washington, D.C, United States
IMF's primary purpose is to ensure the stability of the international monetary system.
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
New York, United States
It is formerly the United Nations Fund for Population Activities
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Geneva, Switzerland
Deals with labour problems, particularly international labour standards, social protection, and work opportunities for all.
World Trade Organization (WTO)
Geneva, Switzerland
The World Trade Organization is an intergovernmental organization that regulates international trade
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Geneva, Switzerland
It deals with trade, investment, and development issues.
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
New York, United States
Provides humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)
New York, United States
It is the main deliberative, policy-making and representative organ of the UN.
World Bank
Washington D.C, United States
The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to countries of the world for capital projects.
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
Geneva, Switzerland
It is the UN system's authoritative voice on the state and behaviour of the Earth's atmosphere, its interaction with the oceans, the climate it produces and the resulting distribution of water resources.
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Paris, France
It is an intergovernmental economic organization with 36 member countries, founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade.
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Vienna, Austria
The Role is to promote and accelerate inclusive and sustainable industrial development (ISID) in Member States.
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Geneva, Switzerland
WIPO was created in 1967 "to encourage creative activity, to promote the protection of intellectual property throughout the world.

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