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General Org Information
Name Acronym Founded City HQ Country/Territory HQ Type I Type II UIA Org ID

Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response

SCHR 1972 Geneva Switzerland E y XE5231

Steering Committee on Trade Capacity and Standards

CTCS Geneva Switzerland E gt XE3245

Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management

SAICM 2006 Geneva Switzerland E g XM3845

The NCD Alliance

NCDA 2010 Geneva Switzerland E y XJ5872

The Sphere Project

1997 Geneva Switzerland E XE4209


2007 Geneva Switzerland E XJ6640

UN Plus

2005 Geneva Switzerland E XJ2920

UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia

SPECA 1998 Geneva Switzerland E g XE3921

UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry

COFFI 1947 Geneva Switzerland E gt XE3248

UNHCR Staff Council

Geneva Switzerland E XE2051

United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business

UN/CEFACT 1997 Geneva Switzerland E gt XK1552

United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries

UN-REDD Programme 2008 Geneva Switzerland E g XJ7645

United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development

CSTD 1992 Geneva Switzerland E g XE3120

United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals

Committee of Experts on TDG and GHS 1953 Geneva Switzerland E g XE1146

United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

CESCR 1978 Geneva Switzerland E gv XE0199

United Nations Compensation Commission

UNCC 1991 Geneva Switzerland E g XK0230

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNCTAD 1964 Geneva Switzerland E g XE3381

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UNECE 1947 Geneva Switzerland E g XE4176

United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative

UNEP FI 1992 Geneva E y AA2663

United Nations Group on the Information Society

UNGIS 2006 Geneva Switzerland E gy XJ0813

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UNHCR 1951 Geneva Switzerland E g XE3016

United Nations Human Rights Council

HRC 2006 Geneva Switzerland E g XM1098

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

UNIDIR 1980 Geneva Switzerland E gj XE6904

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

UNITAR 1963 Geneva Switzerland E gj XE3387

United Nations Office at Geneva

UNOG Geneva Switzerland E g XE3343


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