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United Nations (UN): Information about or from the UN

The United Nations (UN) is the world's largest intergovernmental organization (IGO), both in terms of number of member states (193), and in breadth of concern and/or issues.

UN Documents

There are several dozen places to get UN information,but here are some of the common and/or frequently used ones:

1.  UN General Assembly (UNGA)

2.  United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

3.  UNSC Resolutions

4.  UN Yearbook


Various selected UN agencies:

1.  World Health Organization (WHO)

2.  United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

3.  International Criminal Court (ICC)

4.  World Court  (also known as The International Court of Justice (ICJ) or (The Hague)

5.  United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF)

6.  United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) (also known as The Refugees' Agency)

7.  United Nations Peacekeepers (also known as Blue Helmets/Blue Berets)