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Important Organisations of the World and their Headquarter


OrganisationHeadquarterFounded on
United Nation Organisation (UNO)New York 1945
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)New York 1966
United Nation Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF)New York (USA) 1946
United Nation Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO)Vienna (Austria) 1966
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)Paris (France) 1946
International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)Montreal (Canada) 1947
International Telecommunicatiion Union (ITU)Geneva (Switzerland) 1865
Universal Postal Union (UPU)Berne (Switzerland) 1875
World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1951
World Health Organisation (WHO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1948
International Labour Organisation (ILO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1919
Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO)Rome (Italy) 1945
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)Rome (Italy) 1977
World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1967
International Bank for Recontruction and Development (IBRD) or World BankWashington DC (USA) 1945
International Monetary Fund (IMF)Washington DC (USA) 1945
World Trade Organisation (WTO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1995
Asian Development Bank (ADB)Manila (Philippines) 1966
Amnesty InternationalLondon (England) 1961
Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)Jakarta (Indonesia) 1967
Interpol or International Criminal Police Organization (ICPO)Lyon (France) 1923
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO)Brussels (Belgium) 1949
Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)Vienna (Austria) 1960
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)Paris (France) 1961
South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC)Kathmandu (Nepal) 1985
Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC)Singapore 1989
Transparency InternationalBerlin (Germany) 1993
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)Vienna (Austria) 1957
International Standards Organisation (ISO)Geneva (Switzerland) 1947
World Meteorological Organisation Geneva (Switzerland) 1950