United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

Institut des Nations Unies pour la recherche sur le désarmement

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History

1 Oct 1980, as an autonomous institution within the framework of the United Nations (UN), following resolution 34/83 M adopted 11 Dec 1979 by UN General Assembly. By resolution 37/99 K of 13 Dec 1982, the General Assembly decided that UNIDIR should function as an autonomous institution working in close relationship with UN Department for Disarmament Affairs. Statute, approved by General Assembly resolution 39/148 H of 17 Dec 1984, became effective 1 Jan 1985. Based at United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG).

Aims

Support Members States, the UN and policy and research communities in advancing ideas and actions that contribute to a more sustainable and peaceful world.

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Activities

Knowledge management/information dissemination; guidance/assistance/consulting; research/documentation.

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Languages

English, French.

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 14 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 36 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Subjects *

  • Research, Standards
    • Research
  • International Relations
    • United Nations
    • Disarmament

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

UIA Org ID

E6904

Last News Received

12. Feb 2019
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