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

Building and Wood Workers' International

BWI 2005 Carouge Switzerland B Human Rights Organizations, Trade and Labour Unions

Caritas Internationalis

CI 1950 Vatican City Vatican B y International Federations, Humanitarian Organizations

Catholic Biblical Federation

CBF 1969 St Ottilien Germany B

Catholic International Education Office

1952 Rome Italy B y International Federations

Childhood Cancer International

CCI 1994 Amsterdam Netherlands B

Christian Life Community

CLC 1563 Rome Italy B

CHS Alliance

2015 Geneva Switzerland B y Humanitarian Organizations, International Federations

Commission for the Geological Map of the World

CGMW 1881 Paris France B

Confederation of Fire Protection Associations International

CFPA-I 1965 Cairo Egypt B

Consumers International

CI 1960 London UK B y Human Rights Organizations, International Federations

Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service

CCIVS 1948 Paris France B y International Federations

Deafblind International

DbI 1960 Camberwell Australia B Human Rights Organizations

Disabled Peoples' International

DPI 1981 Ottawa ON Canada B Human Rights Organizations

Econometric Society

ES 1930 New Haven CT USA B


2011 Brussels Belgium B g IGOs, Humanitarian Organizations

Education International

EI 1993 Brussels Belgium B Human Rights Organizations, Trade and Labour Unions

ETO Consortium

ETOs 2007 Heidelberg Germany B y Human Rights Organizations, International Federations

Fauna and Flora International

FFI 1903 Cambridge UK B v


1968 Amsterdam Netherlands B

Fédération aéronautique internationale

FAI 1905 Lausanne Switzerland B y International Federations

Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme

FIM 1904 Mies Switzerland B y International Federations, Clubs

Fédération Internationale de Ski

FIS 1924 Oberhofen-Thunersee Switzerland B

Fédération Internationale du Sport Universitaire

FISU 1949 Lausanne Switzerland B

FIDI Global Alliance

1950 Brussels Belgium B

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

FAO 1945 Rome Italy B g IGOs, FAO Bodies, United Nations Bodies


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