Online Education Training Courses Professionals Students

Training Corporate Business Management Education Online Courses Professionals Students

FAQs India and  International Organizations

Banking IBPS PO Clerical Insurance Railways UPSC SSC CTET NDA CDS RRB Exams General Knowledge Super Fast Revision for Competitive Examinations.

India and International Organizations

What is United Nations?

Largest International Organization to promote International co operation and maintaining international order.

Successor of League of Nations. 

Charter of the United Nations signed at San Francisco on June 26, 1945 attended by 50 Countries

Headquarter of United Nation Organization is at New York, United States of America.

United Nation – the name was suggested by President of United States Mr. Roosevelt.

UNO came in to existence on 24th, October, 1945.

First regular Session held in London in January 1946

Trygve of Norway was the first Secretary General.

Flag adopted on 20th, October, 1947

White UN Emblem

2 Bent Olive Branches open at the top

Between them is a map of the World

Light Blue Background.

New members are admitted to General Assembly on the recommendation of Security Council.

Official Languages - English, French, Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Spanish

What are the Organs of the United Nations?

General Assembly.

Security Council.

Economic and Social Council.

Secretariat.

International Court of Justice.

Trusteeship Council

Who are the Permanent Members of United Nations Security Council?

USA, UK, France, Russia, China

Secretary General - Mr. António Guterres -  Portugal 2017 - till date .

Important UN Agencies

What is IAEA - International Atomic Energy Agency?

Headquarters - Vienna

Established - 1957

Nuclear energy and Prevention of nuclear weapons.

What is ILO -International Labour Organization?

Headquarter - Geneva

Established - 1919

Deals with Labour Problems and working Conditions.

What is UNESCO - United Nation Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization?

Headquarters -Paris

Established -1946

Deals with Education, Science and Culture  promotion

What is UNCTAD - United Nation Conference on Trade

and Development?

Headquarter - Geneva

Established -1964

Promotes International Trade

What is UNICEF - United Nations Children Emergency Fund?

HQ- New York

Established -1946

Promotes Child welfare

What is IMF - International Monetary Fund?

Washington Dc

1945

Promotes Monetary Cooperation

What is IFC - International Finance Cooperation?

Washington DC

1956

Promotes Economic Development 

What is FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization?

Rome

1945

Food and Hunger Issues

What is IBRD - International Bank for Reconstruction and Development?

Washington DC

1945

Developing middle income countries

What is WTO - World Trade Organization?

Geneva

1995

Regulates International Trade

What is UNDP - United Nations Development Program?

New York

1965

Development of Countries.

What is ICAO – International Civil Aviation Organization?

Montreal

1947

International Air Navigation

What is IMO – International Maritime Organization?

London

1959

Regulates Shipping

What is ITU - The International Telecommunication Union?

Geneva

Information and Communication Technologies

What is OHCHR - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights?

Geneva

Protection of Human Rights

What is UNHCR - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)?

Geneva

1950

To Protect and Support Refugees

What is ESCAP - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific?

Bangkok

1947

Economic Cooperation

What is UNFCCC - United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change?

New York

From 1994

Environmental issues including greenhouse effects.

What is UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organization?

Vienna

1966

Promotion of Industrial Development

What is UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund?

New York

1969

Improvement of reproductive health.

What is UNU - United Nations University?

Tokyo

1973

Education

What is UPU -Universal Postal Union?

Berne

1874

Coordination of Postal Policies

What is WIPO - World Intellectual Property Organization?

Geneva

1967

Protection of Intellectual property.

What is WMO - World Meteorological Organization?

Geneva

1950

Meteorology

What is UNWTO - World Tourism Organization?

Madrid

1975

Universal Tourism

What is Commonwealth?

Intergovernmental association of countries formerly under British Empire

Member Countries – 52

Headquarter – London

Head - British Monarch

Meeting held once in 2years -CHOGM

India is a member. 

What is ASEAN - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations?

ESTD – 8th, August, 1967

Secretariat - Jakarta.

Promotes political, economic, military, educational and cultural integration among member states

Members - Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand   Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam.

What is G20 – Group of 20?

1999

Financial Stability Policy Issues

Members - Australia , India, Argentina, China, Brazil,  France, Japan, Germany,  Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, and the European Union.

What is BRICS?

Association of Five Major Emerging Economies

India, Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa

Since 2009

Cooperation among member states

China hosted the 9th BRICS summit in Xiamen on September 2017.

What is SAARC?

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

Estd – 1985

To Promote Social, economic and cultural Cooperation.

Headquarter –Kathmandu

Members – India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Srilanka and Afghanistan.

What is Shangai Cooperation Organization?

2001

Beijing

Eurasian economic, political, and security organisation.

Members - China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan

 Pakistan and India joined SCO on 9th June 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan.

What is Amnesty International?

1961

London

Human Rights Protection

What is WWF?

World Wild Life Fund

1961

Gland, Switzerland

To Save Wildlife.

Banking IBPS PO Clerical Insurance Railways UPSC SSC CTET NDA CDS RRB Exams General Knowledge Super Fast Revision for Competitive Examinations.

FAQs India and  International Organizations

IBPS PO Clerical Officers Banking

FAQs India International Organizations

Students

Courses

Computers

Polity

Home

Professionals

English

Geography

History

About us

Careers

Jobs

Competitive Exams

Science

Finance

Videos

Maths

GK

Writing

Training Corporate Business Management Education Professionals Students Online Classes Courses Jobs Careers

Disclaimer  & Terms

Privacy

Contact us