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2009-JAN-01


Republic of MALDIVES
(Male)

Republic of MALDIVES

Flag or Logo since 1965-07-25
DHIVEHI RAAJJEY ge Jumhooriyya : ދިވެހިރާއްޖޭގެ ޖުމްހޫރިއްޔާ (dv) + Republic of MALDIVES (en)w + Jumhuriyat AL-MALDIF : جمهورية المالديف (ar)w UNO Member
Emblem or Symbol

President Mohamed Nasheed
(ruler of MALDIVES since 2008-11-11)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places: Male
(Malé)
Official & national languages: Arabic (ar) . Maldivian (dv) . English (en) .
w recognized, diplomatic or working language at national level

Mainland:


MALDIVES Republic of MALDIVES  (Male)

7 Divisions:

CENTRAL MALDIVES CENTRAL Province [Administrative Atolls of Meemu Faafu and Daalu]  (Kudahuvadhoo)Local: MEDHU Provins : މެދު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Kudahuvadhoo)
NORTH CENTRAL MALDIVES NORTH CENTRAL Province [Administrative Atolls of Kaafu North Aliff South and Waavu]  (Thulusdhoo a + Maafushi f)Local: MEDHU-UTHURU Provins : މެދު އުތުރު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Thulusdhoo + Maafushi)
NORTH MALDIVES NORTH Province [Administrative Atolls of Noonu Raa Baa and Lhaviyani]  (Felivaru)Local: UTHURU Provins : އުތުރު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Felivaru)
SOUTH CENTRAL MALDIVES SOUTH CENTRAL Province [Administrative Atolls of Thaa and Laamu]  (Gan)Local: MEDHU-DHEKUNU Provins : މެދު ދެކުނު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Gan)
SOUTH MALDIVES SOUTH Province [Administrative Atolls of Seenu and Naviyani]  (Hithadhoo)Local: DHEKUNU Provins : ދެކުނު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Hithadhdhoo)
UPPER NORTH UPPER NORTH Province [Administrative Atolls of Haa North Haa South and Shaviyani]  (Kulhudhuffushi)Local: MATHI-UTHURU Provins : މަތި އުތުރު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Kulhudhuffushi)
UPPER SOUTH UPPER SOUTH Province [Administrative Atolls of Gaafu South and Gaafu North]  (Thinadhoo)Local: MATHI-DHEKUNU Provins : މަތި ދެކުނު ޕްރޮވިންސް (dv)  (Tinadū)







53 Organisations or Groupings membership (selective)


AOSIS Alliance of Small Island States : AOSIS  (New York)
ASIAN BANK Asian Development Bank : ADB  (Mandaluyong City)
CHEMICAL WEAPONS PROHIBITION Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons : OPCW  (The Hague)
COLOMBO PLAN Colombo Plan for Co-operative Economic and Social Development in Asia and the Pacific : CESDAP  (Colombo)
COMMON FUND Common Fund for Commodities : CFC  (Geneva)
CUSTOMS World Customs Organization : WCO  (Brussels)
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO Specialized Agency  (Rome)
FIFA Federation of International Football Association : FIFA  (Zurich)
GENEVA CONVENTION GENEVA Convention  (Geneva)
GLOBAL FUND The Global Fund to Fight Aids Tuberculosis and Malaria : GFATM  (Vernier-Geneva)
GROUP OF SEVENTY-SEVEN GROUP OF SEVENTY-SEVEN at the United Nations [Coalition of Developing Countries]  (New York)
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD  (Washington-District of Columbia)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization : ICAO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)
ICJ International Court of Justice : ICJ  (The Hague)
IFAD International Fund for Agricultural Development : IFAD Specialized Agency  (Rome)
IMF International Monetary Fund : IMF Specialized Agency  (Washington-District of Columbia)
IMO International Maritime Organization : IMO Specialized Agency  (London)
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION Inter-Parliamentary Union : IPU  (Grand Saconnex)
INTERPOL International Criminal Police Organization : ICPO  (Lyons)
ISESCO Islamic Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : ISESCO  (Rabat)
ISLAM Organization of the Islamic Conference : OIC  (Jeddah)
ISLAMIC BANK Islamic Development Bank : IDB  (Jeddah)
ITU International Telecommunication Union : ITU Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
NON-ALIGNED Non-Aligned Movement : NAM [Coordinating Bureau – Non-Aligned Movement Centre for South-South Technical Cooperation : NAM CSSTC]  (Havana + New York + Jakarta)
NUCLEAR NON-PROLIFERATION Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty : NPT  (New York)
NUCLEAR TEST BAN Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Organization : CTBTO [Provisional Secretariat]  (Vienna)
OHCHR Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights : OHCHR Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
OLYMPIC GAMES International Olympic Committee : IOC  (Lausanne)
SEABED Secretariat of the International Seabed Authority : ISA  (Kingston)
SOUTH ASIA South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation : SAARC  (Kathmandu)
THE COMMONWEALTH THE COMMONWEATH Secretariat  (Westminster)
TRIBUNAL OF THE SEA International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea : ITLOS  (Hamburg)
UN-HABITAT United Nations Human Settlements Programme : UN-HABITAT Specialized Agency  (Nairobi)
UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development : UNCTAD  (Geneva)
UNDP United Nations Development Programme : UNDP Specialized Agency  (New York)
UNEP United Nations Environmental Programme : UNEP Specialized Agency  (Nairobi)
UNESCO United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : UNESCO Specialized Agency  (Paris)
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change : UNFCCC  (New York)
UNHCR United Nations High Commission for Refugees : UNHCR Agency  (Geneva)
UNICEF United Nations International Children´s Emergency Fund : UNICEF Specialized Agency  (New York)
UNIDIR United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research : UNIDIR Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
UNIDO United Nations Industrial Development Organization : UNIDO Specialized Agency  (Vienna)
UNIFEM United Nations Development Fund for Women : UNIFEM  (New York)
UNITED NATIONS United Nations Organization : UNO  (New York)
UNODC United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime : UNODC Agency  (Vienna)
UNWTO World Tourism Organization : UNWTO Specialized Agency  (Madrid)
UPEACE University for Peace : UPEACE  (Ciudad Colon)
UPU Universal Postal Union : UPU Specialized Agency  (Berne)
WFP World Food Programme : WFP  (Rome)
WHO World Health Organization : WHO Specialized Agency  (Pregny-Chambesy)
WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization : WIPO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
WMO World Meteorological Organization : WMO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
WORLD TRADE World Trade Organization : WTO  (Geneva)


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