The World Factbook (1982)/United Nations (UN): Structure and Associated Agencies


Principal Organs:
SC Security Council
GA General Assembly
ECOSOC Economic and Social Council
TC Trusteeship Council
ICJ International Court of Justice
. . . Secretariat
Operating Bodies:
UNCTAD UN Conference on Trade and Development
TDB Trade and Development Board
UNDP UN Development Program
UNICEF UN Children's Fund
UNIDO UN Industrial Development Organization
Regional Economic Commissions:
ECA Economic Commission for Africa
ECE Economic Commission for Europe
ECLA Economic Commission for Latin America
ECWA Economic Commission for Western Asia
ESCAP Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Intergovernmental Agencies Related to the UN:
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization
GATT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
IDA International Development Association (IBRD Affiliate)
IFAD International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFC International Finance Corporation (IBRD Affiliate)
ILO International Labor Organization
IMCO Inter -Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization
IMF (FUND) International Monetary Fund
ITU International Telecommunication Union
UNESCO UN Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
UPU Universal Postal Union
WFC World Food Council
WHO World Health Organization
WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization
WMO World Meteorological Organization
Autonomous Organization Under the UN:
IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency