HEADQUARTERS OF WORLD ORGANISATIONS

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HEADQUARTERS OF WORLD ORGANISATIONS

  • The head quarter of Food and Agriculture Organization is in Rome (Italy).
  • The head quarter of International Atomic Energy Agency is in Vienna (Austria).
  • The heal quarter of International Civil Aviation Organization is in Montréal (Canada).
  • The head quarter of International Fund for Agricultural Development is in Rome (Italy).
  • The head quarter of International Labor Organization is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of International Monetary Fund is in Washington (USA).
  • The head quarter of International Maritime Organization is in London (UK).
  • The head quarter of International Telecommunication Union is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) is in Paris (France).
    • The head quarter of United Nations Industrial Development Organization is in Vienna (Austria).
  • The head quarter of Universal Postal Union is in Berne (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of World Health Organization is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of World Intellectual Property Organization is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of World Meteorological Organization is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of World Bank or IBRD is in Washington (USA).

  • The head quarter of World Trade Organization is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of United Nation Development Program is in New York (USA).
  • The head quarter of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is in Geneva (Switzerland).
  • The head quarter of United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund is in New York (USA).
  • The head quarter of United Nations Relief and Works Agency is in Vienna (Austria).
  • Head quarters of WWF are in Vienna, Austria.
  • SAARC was formed in December, 1985.
  • SAARC Human Resource Development Centre is located at Islamabad.
  • HQ of Universal Postal Union is in Berne.
  • New Zealand’s Don McKinnon is the first secretary general of commonwealth.
  • First Islamic Summit was held at Rabat in 1969.
  • Second Islamic Summit was held at Lahore in 1974.
  • 1n 1948 the UN drawn up a charter of civil and political rights.
  • First Secretary General of UN was Tregav Lee of Norway.
  • Kofi Anan got noble peace price in 2001.
  • UNO world was coined by F.D Roosevelt.
  • Kofi Anan is the 7th Secretary General of UNO.
  • What was the first country to leave the United Nations-Indonesia
  • Don McKinnon is the secretary General of Commonwealth.
  • The term of the judges of the international court of justice is 9 years.
  • ILO is not an organ of the UN.
  • First city to be placed under UN was Sarajevo.
  • The UN observed 1998 as the human rights year with the theme “ All Human Rights for All”.
  • ICJ has 15 judges, any two of whom cannot be of the same nationality.
  • Myanmar is not a member of SAARC.
  • UN Charter was signed on June 26, 1945 and came into force on October 24, 1945.
  • Olive Branch is the emblem of the U.N.
  • Five permanent members of U.N Security Council are China, France, Russia, UK and US.
  • UN Security Council has five permanent and 10 non-permanent members.

  • Bangladesh is not a member of ASEAN.
  • As per SAFTA agreement, India, Pakistan & Sri Lanka have to decrease their custom duties to 0-5% by 2013.
    • Estonia is not a member of CIS.
  • Portuguese is not an official language of UN.
  • ICJ has issued the arrest warrant of … Omar al Basher of Sudan
  • The United States of America has used its veto power more than any other permanent member
  • G-7 is the group of seven rich industralial nations- Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the US.
    • The UNO originated during the second world war.Its charter was drawn up from 25th April to 26th June, 1945 at San Francisco which was signed by 51 countries.
    • In 1971 the people republic of china was given membership of UNO by expelling Taiwan.
  • The UN Industrial Development Organization has its headquarters at Vienna.
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted in 1948.
  • Initially, Arab league has seven countries.
  • Headquarter of Arab League is located in Cairo. Arab League was established on 22nd March 1945.
  • Amnesty International was established in London by the British Lawyer, Peter Benenson in 1961
  • The International court of justice was constituted on 26th June 1945
  • The Charter of United Nations consists of 111 articles.
  • The Common Wealth of Australia came into existence in 1901.
  • Article 55 of the UN Charter promotes international Human Rights.
  • Territorial waters traditionally are recognized to extend how far from a state’s coastline? 12 miles.
  • A state’s executive economic zone (EEZ) is recognized to extend how far from the coastline? 12 miles
  • ECOSOC has been established under chapter 10 of the UN charter
  • United Arab Emirates is a federation of 7 Emirates.
  • Switzerland joined the UN during 2002.
  • African Development Bank was established in 1964.
  • The principal organs of United Nations are Six.

  • United Nations spends a lion’s share of its budget on Refugees rehabilitations

  • The UNO originated during the Second World War. Its charter was drawn up from 25th April to 26th June, 1945 at San Francisco which was signed by 51 countries.
    • What famous battle was fought at Pancenoit-Waterloo – (four miles away)
  • Transparency International is based in Berlin.
  • Where is the headquarter of the Amnesty International located: London
  • Arab Magrib Union consists of Five States.
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted in 1948.
  • ESCAP is Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific. Its head office is at Bangkok.
  • Human Right Watch dog headquarter is in.. New York
  • In which city World Economic forum usually holds its meetings? The World Economic Forum (WEF) is a Geneva-based non-profit foundation best known for its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland

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