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

United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda

UNAMIR 1993 U dg XF2507

United Nations Audiovisual Promotion and Distribution Unit

1946 New York NY USA U gx XF1013

United Nations Bibliographic Information System

UNBIS 1979 U dg XF0328

United Nations Border Relief Operations

UNBRO 1982 U dg XE0672

United Nations Centre Against Apartheid

UN/CAA 1976 U dg XE9770

United Nations Centre for Policy Coordination and Sustainable Development


United Nations Centre for Regional Development, Manila

U gx XU3343

United Nations Centre for Social Development and Humanitarian Affairs


United Nations Centre for Urgent Environmental Assistance

1992 Nairobi Kenya U gpx XK0270

United Nations Church Centre

New York NY USA U x XG7869

United Nations Commission for India and Pakistan

UNCIP 1948 U gx XU0726

United Nations Commission for International Law

1972 U dg XU3383

United Nations Commission for Korean Reconstruction

UNKRA 1950 U dg XU9321

United Nations Commission on Human Rights

1946 U dg XE1127

United Nations Commission on Human Settlements

UNCHS 1977 U dg XE1139

United Nations Commission on Peace and Crisis Prevention


United Nations Commission on Transnational Corporations

1974 U dg XE1142

United Nations Committee on Energy and Natural Resources for Development

1998 U dg XE3532

United Nations Committee on Natural Resources

1970 U dg XE1141

United Nations Committee on Natural Resources Pertaining to Energy

U dg XU1334

United Nations Committee on New and Renewable Sources of Energy and Energy for Development

1992 U dg XE3021

United Nations Committee on the Development and Utilization of New and Renewable Sources of Energy

1982 U dg XE4089

United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation in Croatia

UNCRO 1995 U dg XF3706

United Nations convention against sexual exploitation

1991 U dgp XJ0904

United Nations Council of Intellectuals

U dp XJ2799


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