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International Organizations Search

Name Acronym Founded City HQ Country HQ Type I Type II Type III

International Hospital Federation

IHF 1947 Bernex Switzerland B

International Hotel and Restaurant Association

IH and RA 1946 Pully Switzerland B

International Hydrographic Organization

IHO 1919 Monaco Monaco B g IGOs

International Ice Hockey Federation

IIHF 1908 Zurich Switzerland B

International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

IIC 1950 London UK B j Institutes

International Institute for Strategic Studies

IISS 1958 London UK B jv Institutes

International Institute for the Unification of Private Law

UNIDROIT 1926 Rome Italy B gj Institutes, IGOs

International Institute of Administrative Sciences

IIAS 1930 Brussels Belgium B jy International Federations, Institutes

International Institute of Communications

IIC 1967 London UK B j Institutes

International Institute of Public Finance

IIPF 1937 Munich Germany B jv Institutes

International Institute of Refrigeration

IIR 1920 Paris France B gj Institutes, IGOs

International ISBN Agency

1970 London UK B

International Judo Federation

IJF 1951 Paris France B y International Federations

International Korfball Federation

IKF 1933 Zeist Netherlands B

International Labour and Employment Relations Association

ILERA 1966 Geneva Switzerland B

International Labour Organization

ILO 1919 Geneva Switzerland B g Human Rights Organizations, United Nations Bodies, ILO Bodies, IGOs

International Law Association

ILA 1873 London UK B

International League of Associations for Rheumatology

ILAR 1928 Atlanta GA USA B y International Federations

International League of Dermatological Societies

ILDS 1957 London UK B y International Federations

International Leprosy Association

ILA 1931 Bauru Brazil B v

International Life Saving Federation

ILS 1993 Leuven Belgium B y International Federations

International Literacy Association

ILA 1956 Newark DE USA B v

International Maritime Organization

IMO 1948 London UK B g United Nations Bodies, IGOs

International Mathematical Union

IMU 1950 Berlin Germany B

International Military Sports Council

1948 Brussels Belgium B


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