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United Nations Organization : UNO

Flag or logo since 1947-10-20*
United Nations Organization : UNO (en) + Organisation des Nations-Unies : ONU (fr) + Organización de las Naciones Unidas : ONU (es) + Organizatsiya Obedinnenyh Naziy : OON - Организация Объединённых Наций : OOH (ru) + Lien Ho-Kuo Tsu-Chih: LHK - 聯合國 組織 (zh) Organisation
Emblem or Symbol*

SG Trygve Lie (no)
(since 1946-02-02)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: London o + Geneva p
(London + Genève)
o siege (for organizations)
p regional siege (for organizations)
Official & national languages: English (en) . Spanish (es) . French (fr) . Russian (ru) . Chinese (zh) .

Organisation:


UNITED NATIONS United Nations Organization : UNO  (London + Geneva)

8 Organs or similar:

CND Commission on Narcotic Drugs : CND  (Lake Success)Local: Commission on Narcotic Drugs : CND (en) + Commission sur les Stupéfiants : CND (fr) + Comisión de Drogas : CND (es)  (Lake Success)
ECOSOC United Nations Economic and Social Council : ECOSOC  (New York City + Geneva)Local: United Nations Economic and Social Council : ECOSOC (en) + Conseil Économique et Social des Nations-Unies : CÉSNU (fr) + Consejo Económico y Social de las Naciones Unidas : CESNU (es) + Ekonomicheskiy i Sotsial´nyy Sovet Organizatsii Ob´yedinonnykh Natsiy : ESSOON - Экономический и Социальный Совет Организации Объединённых Наций : ЭССООН (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo Ching-Chi chi She-Huei Li-Shih Huei : 聯合國經濟及社會理​​事會 (zh)  (New York City + Genève)
UNEO United Nations European Office : UNEO  (Geneva)Local: Office Européen des Nations-Unies : OENU (fr) + United Nations European Office : UNEO (en)  (Genève)
UNGA United Nations General Assembly : UNGA  (London + Geneva)Local: United Nations General Assembly : UNGA (en) + Assemblée Générale des Nations-Unies : AGNU (fr) + Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas : AGNU (es) + General´naya Assambleya Organizatsii Ob´yedinonnykh Natsiy : GAOON - Генеральная Ассамблея Организации Объединённых Наций : ГAOOH (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo Ta-Huei : LT - 聯合國大會 (zh)  (London + Genève)
UNNY United Nations Headquarters in New York City : UNNY  (New York City)Local: United Nations Headquarters in New York City : UNNY (en) + Quartier Général des Nations-Unies à New York : UNNY (fr) + Sede de las Naciones Unidas en Nueva York : UNNY (es) + Tsentral´nyye Uchrezhdeniya Organizatsii Ob´yedinennykh Natsiy : TSUOON - Центральные Учреждения Организации Объединенных Наций : ЦУOOH (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo Tsung-Pu Ta-Lou : 聯合國總部大樓 (zh)  (New York City)
UNS United Nations Secretariat : UNS  (New York City)Local: United Nations Secretariat : UNS (en) + Secrétariat général des Nations-Unies : SGNU (fr) + Secretaría General de Naciones Unidas : SGNU (es) + Sekretariat Organizatsii Ob´yedinonnykh Natsiy : SOON - Секретариат Организации Объединённых Наций : COOH (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo Mi-Shu Ch´u : 聯合國秘書處 (zh)  (New York City)
UNSC United Nations Security Council : UNSC  (Westminster)Local: United Nations Security Council : UNSC (en) + Consejo de Seguridad de las Naciones Unidas : CSNU (es) + Conseil de Sécurité des Nations-Unies : CSNU (fr) + Sovet Bezopasnosti Organizatsii Ob´yedinonnykh Natsiy : SOON - Совет Безопасности Организации Объединённых Наций : СБOO (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo An-Ch´üan Li-Shih Huei : LATH - 聯合國安全理事會 (zh)  (Westminster)
UNTT United Nations Trust Territories : UNTT  (London + Geneva)Local: United Nations Trust Territories : UNTT (en) + Territoires sous Tutelle des Nations-Unies : TTNU (fr)  (London + Genève)



3 Assisted Entities

FRENCH TOGO FRENCH TOGO Associated Territory [United Nations Trust Territory under French administration]  (Lome) President Vincent Auriol
PALESTINE British Mandate for PALESTINE [United Nations Special Committee on Palestine-UNSCOP]  (Jerusalem) King George VI
TRIESTE Free Territory of TRIESTE [Anglo-American and Yugoslav Administrations under United Nations supervision]  (Trieste) Allied Governors



11 Territories:

FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO Specialized Agency  (Quebec City)Local: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO (en) + Organisation des Nations-Unies pour l´Alimentation et l´Agriculture : ONUAA (fr) + Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura : FAO (es) + Prodovolstvennaya i Selskohozyaystvennaya Organizatsiya Obedinennyh Natsy : FAO - Продовольственная и сельскохозяйственная организация Объединенных Наций : ФАО (ru) + Lian-Ho-Kuo Liang-Shih-chi Nung-Yeh Tsu-Chih : 聯合國糧食及農業組織 (zh)  (Quebec City)
HEALTH HEALTH Organization  (New York City)Local: HEALTH Organization (en) + Organisation de la SANTÉ (fr)  (New York City)
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD  (Washington-District of Columbia)Local: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD (en) + Banque Internationale de Reconstruction et de Développement : BIRD (fr) + Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Desarrollo : BIRD (es) + Mezhdunarodnyy Bank Rekonstruktsii i Razvitiya : Международный Банк Реконструкции и Развития : МБРР (ru) + Kuo-Chi Fu-Hsing ho K´ai-Fa Yin-Hang : SHIH-CHIEH YIN-HANG - 國際復興和開發銀行: 世界銀行 (zh)  (Washington-District of Columbia)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization : ICAO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)Local: International Civil Aviation Organization : ICAO Specialized Agency (en) + Organisation de l´Aviation Civile Internationale : Agence spécialisée de l´OACI (fr)  (Montréal)
ICJ International Court of Justice : ICJ  (The Hague)Local: International Court of Justice : ICJ (en) + Cour Internationale de Justice : CIJ (fr)  (´s-Gravenhage)
ILO International Labour Organization : ILO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)Local: International Labour Organization : ILO (en) + Organisation Internationale du Travail : OIT (fr) + Organización Internacional del Trabajo : OIT (es)  (Genève)
IMF International Monetary Fund : IMF Specialized Agency  (Washington-District of Columbia)Local: International Monetary Fund : IMF (en) + Fonds Monétaire International : FMI (fr) + Fondo Monetario Internacional : FMI (es)  (Washington-District of Columbia)
IRO International Refugee Organization : IRO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)Local: International Refugee Organization : IRO (en) + Organisation Internationale pour les Réfugiés : OIR (fr)  (Genève)
UNESCO United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : UNESCO Specialized Agency  (Paris)Local: United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : UNESCO (en) + Organisation des Nations-Unies pour l´Éducation la Science et la Culture : UNESCO (fr) + Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Educación la Ciencia y la Cultura : UNESCO (es) + Organizatsiya Obedinennyh Natsiy po Voprosam ObrazovanIa Nauki i Kultury : UNESKO - Организация Объединённых Наций по вопросам образования науки и культуры : ЮНЕСКО (ru) + Lien-Ho-Kuo Chia-Yü K´o-Hsüeh-Chi Wen-Hua Tsu-Chih : UNESCO - 聯合國教育、科學及文化組織´ (zh)  (Paris)
UNICEF United Nations International Children´s Emergency Fund : UNICEF Temporary Agency  (New York City)Local: United Nations International Children´s Emergency Fund : UNICEF (en) + Fonds des Nations-Unies pour l´Enfance : UNICEF (fr) + Fondo de Naciones Unidas para la Infancia : UNICEF (es) + Detskiy Fond Organizatsii Obedinennyh Natsiy : UNICEF - Детский фонд Организации Объединённых Наций : ЮНИСЕ (ru) + Lien-He-Guo Er-Tong Ji-Jin-Hui : 联合国儿童基金会 (zh)  (New York City)
UNRRA United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration : UNRRA  (Washington-District of Columbia)Local: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration : UNRRA (en)  (Washington-District of Columbia)

13 Condominiums:

BRITISH CAMEROONS BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [United Nations Trust Territory of the Cameroons under British Administration administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)Local: United Nations Trust Territory of the CAMEROONS under British Administration (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH TOGOLAND Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [United Nations Trust Territory administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Local: Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
FRENCH CAMEROON Territory of FRENCH CAMEROON [United Nations Trust Territory under French Administration]  (Yaounde)Local: Territoire du CAMEROUN (fr)  (Yaoundé)
NORTH-EAST NEW GUINEA Territory of NORTH-EAST NEW GUINEA [United Nations Trust Territory under Australian administration]  (Rabaul)Local: Territory of NORTH-EAST NEW GUINEA (en)  (Rabaul)
PACIFIC ISLANDS Territory of THE PACIFIC ISLANDS [United Nations Trust Territory under United States Navy administration]  ((Agana))Local: United Nations Trust Territory of THE PACIFIC ISLANDS (en)  ((Agaña))
PRATAS ISLANDS Territory of PRATAS ISLANDS [Nominally part of Kwangtung Province and Mandated by the United Nations]  (Tungsha)Local: Territory of PRATAS ISLANDS (en) + TUNG-SHA Ch´iun-Tao : 東沙群島 (zh)  (Tung-Sha)
RUANDA-URUNDI Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [United Nations Trust Territory administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Local: Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
RUSSIAN COMPOUND OF JERUSALEM RUSSIAN COMPOUND of Jerusalem  (Holy Trinity Cathedral of Jerusalem)Local: RUSSIAN COMPOUND of Jerusalem (en) + Al-Maskubiat ´aw al-Mjmme ar-Ruwsiu fi Al-Quds : المسكوبية أو المجمّع الروسي في القدس (ar) + Migraš ha-Rusim - MEGRASH HARUSIM : מגרש הרוסים (he)  (Holy Trinity Cathedral of Jerusalem)
TANGANYIKA TANGANYIKA Territory [United Nations Trust Territory under British administration]  (Dar Es Salaam)Local: Territory of TANGANYIKA (en)  (Dar Es Salaam)
VAN MOOK LINE Van Mook Line : United Nations Security Council led Committee of Good Offices : CGO  (Batavia)Local: Committee of Good Offices : CGO (en)  (Batavia)
WESTERN SAMOA Territory of WESTERN SAMOA [United Nations Trust Territory under New Zealand Administration]  (Apia)Local: United Nations Trust Territory of WESTERN SAMOA (en) + Teritori o SAMOA I SISIFO (sm)  (Apia)
ZONE A OF TRIESTE ZONE A of the Free Territory of Trieste [United Nations Mandate under Anglo-American administration]  (Trieste)Local: ZONE A of the Free Territory of Trieste (en) + Territorio Libero di TRIESTE (it)  (Trieste)
ZONE B OF TRIESTE Zone B of the Free Territory of TRIESTE [Yugoslav Administration]  (Capodistria)Local: Vojna Uprava Jugoslavenske Armije Slobodni Teritorij Trsta : TRSTA ZONA B - Војна Управа Југославенске Армије Трста : ТРСТА ЗОНА Б (sh)  (Koper)



57 Members (excluding the associate or suspended members but including the countries represented on their behalf)   [The rulers are not necessarily the representatives in the organisation. ] :

AFGHANISTAN (Kabul) King Mohammad Zahir Shah
ARGENTINE (Buenos Aires a + Olivos r) President Juan Peron
AUSTRALIA (Canberra) King George VI
BELGIUM (Brussels) Regent Prince Charles
BOLIVIA (Sucre cj + La Paz eir) President Enrique Hertzog
BRAZIL (Rio of Janeiro) President Eurico Gaspar Dutra
BYELORUSSIA (Minsk) Nikolai Gusarov
CANADA (Ottawa) King George VI
CHILE (Santiago of Chile a + Valparaiso l + Vina del Mar s) President Gabriel Gonzalez Videla
COLOMBIA (Bogota) President Mariano Ospina Perez
COSTA RICA (San Jose) President Teodoro Picado Michalski
CZECHOSLOVAKIA (Prague a) President Edvard Benes
CUBA (Havana) President Ramon Grau San Martin
DOMINICAN (Ciudad Trujillo) President Generalissimo Rafael Leonidas Trujillo
DENMARK (Copenhagen) King Frederick IX
ECUADOR (San Francisco of Quito) President Carlos Julio Arosemena Tola
EGYPT (Cairo a + Alexandria r) King Farouk I
ETHIOPIA (Addis Ababa) Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
FRENCH UNION (Paris) President Vincent Auriol
GREECE (Athens a) King Paul I
GUATEMALA (Guatemala City) President Juan Jose Arevalo
HONDURAS (Tegucigalpa a + Comayaguela c) President Tiburcio Carias Andino
HAITI (Port Au Prince) President Jean Dumarsais Estime
INDIAN UNION (New Delhi a + Simla s) Lord Louis Mountbatten
IRAQ (Baghdad) King Faysal II
IRAN (Tehran) Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi
ICELAND (Reykjavik a + Alftanes r) President Sveinn Bjornsson
LEBANON (Beirut) President Bechara El-Khoury
LIBERIA (Monrovia) President William Tubman
LUXEMBOURG (Luxembourg City) Grand Duchess Charlotte
MEXICO (Mexico City) President Miguel Aleman Valdez
NICARAGUA (Managua) President Victor Manuel Roman y Reyes
NETHERLANDS (Amsterdam a + The Hague jlr + Wassenaar r) Queen Wilhelmina
NORWAY (Oslo) King Haakon VII
NEW ZEALAND (Wellington) King George VI
PANAMA (Panama City) President Enrique Adolfo Jimenez Brin
PERU (Lima) President Jose Luis Bustamante y Rivero
PHILIPPINES (Manila a + Baguio City s) President Manuel Roxas
PAKISTAN (Karachi) Muhammad Ali Jinnah
POLAND (Warsaw) Wladyslaw Gomulka
PARAGUAY (Assumption) President Higinio Morinigo
SAUDI ARABIA (Riyadh) King Abdul Aziz bin Saud
SWEDEN (Stockholm) King Gustav V
SOVIET UNION (Moscow) Joseph Stalin
EL SALVADOR (San Salvador) President Salvador Castaneda Castro
SYRIA (Damascus) President Shukri al-Kuwatli
SIAM (Bangkok) King Rama IX Bhumibol Adulyadej
TURKEY (Ankara) President Ismet Inonu
CHINA (Nanking a) Chiang Kai-Shek
UKRAINE (Kiev) Nikita Khrushchev
UNITED KINGDOM (London a + Westminster lr) King George VI
AMERICA (Washington-District of Columbia) President Harry Truman
URUGUAY (Montevideo) President Luis Batlle Berres
VENEZUELA (Caracas) Romulo Betancourt
YEMEN (Sana) Imam and King Yahya bin Muhammad Hamiduddin
YUGOSLAVIA (Belgrade) Marshal Josip Broz Tito
SOUTH AFRICA (Pretoria ae + Cape Town l) King George VI



* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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