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note - acronym retained from the predecessor organization UN
International Children's Emergency Fund
address - UNICEF House, Three United Nations Plaza, New York, NY
10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 326 7000
FAX - [1] (212) 888 7465, 888 7454
established - 11 December 1946
aim - to help establish child health and welfare services
members - (36) selected on a rotating basis from all regions
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Civilian Police Mission in Haiti (MIPONUH)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Office for
Special Political Affairs, Room S-3260E, United Nations, New York NY
10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 28 November 1997
aim - to support the professionalization of the Haitian National
Police; established by UN Security Council
members - (11) Argentina, Benin, Canada, France, India, Mali, Niger,
Senegal, Togo, Tunisia, US
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Civilian Police Support Group in Croatia
established 19 December 1997 to monitor the Croatian police with
respect to the return of displaced persons; members were Argentina,
Austria, Denmark, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, Indonesia, Ireland, Jordan,
Kenya, Lithuania, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden,
Tunisia, Ukraine, US; disbanded 15 October 1998
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
address - UNCTAD, Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland
telephone - [41] (22) 917 12 34, 907 12 34
FAX - [41] (22) 907 00 57, 907 00 43
established - 30 December 1964
aim - to promote international trade
members - (188) all UN members plus Holy See, Switzerland, Tonga
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation in Croatia (UNCRO)
established 31 March 1995 to separate Croatian and Krajina Serb
forces; to monitor demilitarization of the Prevlaka Peninsula; to
maintain a presence on Croatia's international borders; to monitor and
report the crossing of military personnel, equipment, supplies and
weapons; to facilitate delivery of humanitarian assistance; to aid
refugees and displaced persons; to protect ethnic minorities; and to
clear mines; established by the UN Security Council; members were
Argentina, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic,
Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Indonesia,
Ireland, Jordan, Kenya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Nepal, Netherlands,
Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Senegal,
Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, UK, US; disbanded
January 1996
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Development Program (UNDP)
address - One United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 906 5788, 906 5000
FAX - [1] (212) 906 5365
established - 22 November 1965
aim - to provide technical assistance to stimulate economic and social
development
members - (36) selected on a rotating basis from all regions
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, United Nations,
Room S-3260E, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 31 May 1974
aim - to observe the 1973 Arab-Israeli cease-fire; established by the
UN Security Council
members - (5) Austria, Canada, Japan, Poland, Slovakia
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
(UNESCO)
address - 7 place de Fontenoy, F-75352 Paris 07SP, France
telephone - [33] (1) 45 68 10 00
FAX - [33] (1) 45 67 16 90
established - 16 November 1945
effective - 4 November 1946
aim - to promote cooperation in education, science, and culture
members - (186) Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola,
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria,
Azerbaijan, The Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus,
Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina,
Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia,
Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile,
China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic
of the Congo, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba,
Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican
Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea,
Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia,
Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau,
Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran,
Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan,
Kenya, Kiribati, North Korea, South Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos,
Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia,
Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius,
Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia,
Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, NZ, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue,
Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru,
Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint
Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa,
San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles,
Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South
Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden,
Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga,
Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda,
Ukraine, UAE, UK, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam,
Yemen, Yugoslavia (suspended), Zambia, Zimbabwe
associate members - (4) Aruba, British Virgin Islands, Macau,
Netherlands Antilles
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)
address - P. O. Box 30552, Nairobi, Kenya
telephone - [254] (2) 230800, 520600, 621234, 623292
FAX - [254] (2) 226890, 623927, 623692
established - 15 December 1972
aim - to promote international cooperation on all environmental
matters
members - (58) selected on a rotating basis from all regions
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations General Assembly
address - see United Nations
established - 26 June 1945
effective - 24 October 1945
aim - to function as the primary deliberative organ of the UN
members - (185) all UN members are represented in the General Assembly
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
address - UNHCR Headquarters, Case Postale 2500, Depot, CH-1211 Geneva
2, Switzerland
telephone - [41] (22) 739 81 11
FAX - [41] (22) 731 95 46
established - 3 December 1949
effective - 1 January 1951
aim - to ensure the humanitarian treatment of refugees and find
permanent solutions to refugee problems
members - (53) Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh,
Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Denmark, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holy See,
Hungary, India, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Lesotho,
Madagascar, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway,
Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Serbia and Montenegro, Somalia,
South Africa, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand,
Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, UK, US, Venezuela
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
address - Vienna International Center, P. O. Box 300, A-1400 Vienna,
Austria
telephone - [43] (1) 211 310
FAX - [43] (1) 23 21 56
established - 17 November 1966
effective - 1 January 1967
aim - UN specialized agency that promotes industrial development
especially among the members
members - (168) Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina,
Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, The Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh,
Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and
Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi,
Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic,
Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia,
Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican
Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea,
Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia, Germany,
Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana,
Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland,
Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, North Korea, South
Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia,
Libya, Luxembourg, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia,
Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania,
Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia,
Nepal, Netherlands, NZ, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Oman,
Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines,
Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and
Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sao Tome and
Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia,
Slovenia, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland,
Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo,
Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, UAE, UK,
US, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen,
Yugoslavia (suspended), Zambia, Zimbabwe
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
address - Palais des Nations, Bureau 1070, CH-1211, Geneva 10,
Switzerland
telephone - [41] (22) 798-58-50, 798-84-00
FAX - [41] (22) 733-13-83
established - 11 December 1963 adoption of the resolution establishing
the Institute
effective - 24 March 1965
aim - to help the UN become more effective through training and
research
members (Board of Trustees) - (19) Argentina, Australia, Austria,
Cameroon, Chile, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan,
Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, South Africa, Switzerland,
Thailand; note - the UN Secretary General can appoint up to 30 members
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 10 June 1999
aim - to promote the establishment of substantial autonomy and
self-government in Kosovo; to perform basic civilian administrative
functions; to support the reconstruction of key infrastructure and
humanitarian and disaster relief
members - (49) Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bolivia,
Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji,
Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland,
Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Malawi, Malaysia, Nepal,
Netherlands, NZ, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland,
Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,
Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine UK, US, Zambia, Zimbabwe
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 19 March 1978
aim - to confirm the withdrawal of Israeli forces, and assist in
reestablishing Lebanese authority in southern Lebanon; established by
the UN Security Council
members - (9) Fiji, Finland, France, Ghana, India, Ireland, Italy,
Nepal, Poland
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observation Mission (UNIKOM)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 9 April 1991
aim - to observe and monitor the demilitarized zone established
between Iraq and Kuwait; established by the UN Security Council
members - (33) Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Canada, China, Denmark,
Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Hungary, India,
Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Poland,
Romania, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, UK, US,
Uruguay, Venezuela
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP)
address - P. O. Box 68, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
telephone - [92] (51) 564 298
FAX - [92] (51) 567 897, 565 861
established - 24 January 1949
aim - to observe the 1949 India-Pakistan cease-fire; established by
the UN Security Council
members - (8) Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Finland, Italy, South Korea,
Sweden, Uruguay
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 29 April 1991
aim - to supervise the cease-fire and conduct a referendum in Western
Sahara; established by the UN Security Council
members - (29) Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Canada, China, Egypt,
El Salvador, France, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Honduras, India, Ireland,
Italy, Kenya, South Korea, Malaysia, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan,
Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, Togo, US, Uruguay, Venezuela
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 758 2718
established - 21 December 1995
aim - to establish an International Police Task Force (IPTF) to
implement the Dayton Peace Agreement in Bosnia and Herzegovina
members - (44) Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Canada,
Chile, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana,
Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jordan,
Kenya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway,
Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Spain, Sweden,
Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, UK, US
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission in Haiti (UNMIH)
established 23 September 1993; aim was to assist in implementing the
agreement to transfer power back into the civilian government;
established by the UN Security Council; became the United Nations
Support Mission in Haiti (UNSMIH) 28 June 1996 with the aim to assist
in the professionalization of the Haitian National Police; members
were Algeria, Canada, France, India, Mali, Pakistan, Togo, US;
disbanded 31 July 1997
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic (MINURCA)
established NA April 1998 to provide security in the capital as the
government undertakes the necessary reforms to provide its own
security; to provide training to civilian police; members were Benin,
Burkina Faso, Cameroon Canada, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Egypt, France,
Gabon, Mali, Portugal, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia; was disbanded 15
February 2000
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963-1234
FAX - [1] (212) 758-2718
established - 22 October 1999
aim - to cooperate with the Government of Sierra Leone and the other
parties to the Peace Agreement in the implementation of the agreement;
to monitor the military and security situation in Sierra Leone; to
monitor the disarmament and demobilization of combatants and members
of the Civil Defense Forces (CFD); to assist in monitoring respect for
international humanitarian law
members - (30) Bangladesh, Bolivia, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic,
Denmark, Egypt, France, The Gambia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Jordan,
Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Namibia, Nepal, NZ, Nigeria, Norway,
Pakistan, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Thailand, Tanzania, UK, Uruguay,
Zambia
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission of Observers in Prevlaka (UNMOP)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 758 2718
established - 1 February 1996
aim - to monitor the demilitarization of the Prevlaka peninsula
members - (24) Argentina, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech
Republic, Denmark, Finland, Ghana, Indonesia, Ireland, Jordan, Kenya,
Nepal, NZ, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Russia,
Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Mission of Observers in Tajikistan (UNMOT)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 758 2718
established - 16 December 1994
aim - to monitor and investigate violations of the cease-fire of 17
September 1994 between Tajikistan and the Tajik opposition and to
assist in the political negotiation process; established by the UN
Security Council
members - (13) Austria, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark,
Ghana, Indonesia, Jordan, Nepal, Nigeria, Poland, Ukraine, Uruguay
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Monitoring and Verification Commission (UNMOVIC)
note - formerly known as United Nations Special Commission for the
Elimination of Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction (UNSCOM)
address - c/o United Nations, Room S-3120H, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 3018
FAX - [1] (212) 963 3922
established - NA December 1999
aim - to identify, account for, and eliminate Iraq's weapons of mass
destruction and the capacity to produce them
members - (22) Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Czech
Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Japan,
Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sri Lanka, Sweden, UK,
US, Venezuela
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Observer Mission in Angola (MONUA)
established 1 July 1997 to assist in implementation of peace
agreement; oversee normalization of state administration throughout
National territory; established by UN Security Council; members were
Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Egypt, India, Jordan, Pakistan, Poland,
Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Uruguay, Zambia, Zimbabwe;
terminated 26 February 1999
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Observer Mission in El Salvador (ONUSAL)
established 20 May 1991 to verify cease-fire arrangements and to
monitor the maintenance of public order pending the organization of a
new National Civil Police; established by the UN Security Council;
members were Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia,
France, Guyana, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Sweden, Venezuela;
disbanded April 1995
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Observer Mission in Georgia (UNOMIG)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 24 August 1993
aim - to verify compliance with the cease-fire agreement, to monitor
weapons exclusion zone, and to supervise CIS peacekeeping force for
Abkhazia; established by the UN Security Council
members - (22) Albania, Austria, Bangladesh, Czech Republic, Denmark,
Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Jordan, South
Korea, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, US,
Uruguay
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia (UNOMIL)
established 22 September 1993 to assist in the implementation of the
peace agreement; established by the UN Security Council; members were
Bangladesh, Egypt, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Pakistan; disbanded
September 1997
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Observer Mission Uganda-Rwanda (UNOMUR)
established 1993 for six months to monitor the Uganda/Rwanda border to
verify that no military assistance reaches Rwanda across the border;
established by the UN Security Council; members were Bangladesh,
Botswana, Brazil, Hungary, Netherlands, Senegal, Slovakia, Zimbabwe;
subsumed by UNAMIR
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Operation in Mozambique (UNOMOZ)
established 16 December 1992 to supervise the cease-fire; established
by the UN Security Council; members were Argentina, Austria,
Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, China, Czech
Republic, Egypt, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan,
Jordan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain,
Sweden, US, Uruguay, Zambia; shut down operations 31 January 1995
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Operation in Somalia (UNOSOM II)
established 24 April 1992 to facilitate an immediate cessation of
hostilities, to maintain a cease-fire in order to promote a political
settlement, and to provide urgent humanitarian assistance; established
by the UN Security Council; members were Australia, Bangladesh,
Botswana, Canada, Egypt, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Nepal, NZ, Nigeria,
Pakistan, Romania, Zimbabwe; UN peacekeepers left Somalia on 1 March
1995; some UN personnel remain in Somalia engaged in humanitarian work
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the
Congo (MONUC)
address - c/o Department of Peace-keeping Operations, Room S-3260E,
United Nations, New York, NY 10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 963 1234
FAX - [1] (212) 963 4879
established - 30 November 1999
aim - to establish contacts with the signatories to the cease-fire
agreement and to plan for the observation of the cease-fire and
disengagement of forces
members - (24) Algeria, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Canada, Egypt,
France, Ghana, India, Italy, Kenya, Libya, Mali, Nepal, Pakistan,
Poland, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Sweden, UK, Tanzania, Uruguay,
Zambia
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Peace-keeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)
address - Chief of Mission, P. O. Box 1642, Nicosia, Cyprus
telephone - [357] (2) 359 700
FAX - [357] (2) 359 753
established - 4 March 1964
aim - to serve as a peacekeeping force between Greek Cypriots and
Turkish Cypriots in Cyprus; established by the UN Security Council
members - (10) Argentina, Australia, Austria, Canada, Finland,
Hungary, Ireland, Netherlands, Slovenia, UK
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
note - acronym retained from predecessor organization UN Fund for
Population Activities
address - 220 East 42nd Street, 19th Floor, Room DN-1901, New York, NY
10017, US
telephone - [1] (212) 297 5000
FAX - [1] (212) 557 6416
established - NA July 1967
aim - to assist both developed and developing countries to deal with
their population problems
members - (34) selected on a rotating basis from all regions
_________________________________________________________________

United Nations Preventive Deployment Force (UNPREDEP)
established 31 March 1995; to monitor border activity in the Former
Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; members were Argentina, Bangladesh,
Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland,



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