The World Factbook (1990)/International Organizations


Appendix B:

International Organizations

AACCArab Cooperation Council
ACPAfrican, Caribbean, and Pacific Countries (associated with the EC)
ADBAsian Development Bank
AfDBAfrican Development Bank
AIOECAssociation of Iron Ore Exporting Countries
. . .Andean Pact
ANRPCAssociation of Natural Rubber Producing Countries
APCAfrican Peanut (Groundnut) Council
. . .Arab League (League of Arab States)
ASEANAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations
ASPACAsian and Pacific Council
ASSIMERInternational Mercury Producers Association
. . .Association of Tin Producing Countries
BBeneluxBelgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg Economic Union
BLEUBelgium-Luxembourg Economic Union
CCACMCentral American Common Market
CARICOMCaribbean Community and Common Market
CCCCustoms Cooperation Council
CDBCaribbean Development Bank
CEAOWest African Economic Community
CEMACouncil for Mutual Economic Assistance
CENTOCentral Treaty Organization
CIPECIntergovernmental Council of Copper Exporting Countries
. . .Colombo Plan
. . .Commonwealth
. . .Conference of East and Central African States
. . .Council of Europe
DDACDevelopment Assistance Committee (OECD)
EEAMAAfrican States associated with the EC
ECEuropean Communities
ECAEconomic Commission for Africa (UN)
ECEEconomic Commission for Europe (UN)
ECLAEconomic Commission for Latin America (UN)
ECOSOCEconomic and Social Council (UN)
ECOWASEconomic Community of West African States
ECWAEconomic Commission for Western Asia (UN)
EFTAEuropean Free Trade Association
EIBEuropean Investment Bank
EMSEuropean Monetary System
ENTENTECouncil of the Entente
ESAEuropean Space Agency
ESCAPEconomic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN)
FFAOFood and Agriculture Organization (UN)
GG-77Group of 77
. . .Group of Eight
GATTGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (UN)
GCCGulf Cooperation Council
IIADBInter-American Defense Board
IAEAInternational Atomic Energy Agency (UN)
IATPInternational Association of Tungsten Producers
IBAInternational Bauxite Association
IBECInternational Bank for Economic Cooperation
IBRDInternational Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank. UN)
ICACInternational Cotton Advisory Committee
ICAOInternational Civil Aviation Organization (UN)
ICCOInternational Cocoa Organization
ICEMIntergovernmental Committee for European Migration
ICESInternational Cooperation in Ocean Exploration
ICJInternational Court of Justice (UN)
ICOInternational Coffee Organization
IDAInternational Development Association (IBRD affiliate, UN)
IDBInter-American Development Bank
IDBIslamic Development Bank
IEAInternational Energy Agency (associated with OECD)
IFADInternational Fund for Agricultural Development (UN)
IFCInternational Finance Corporation (IBRD affiliate, UN)
IHOInternational Hydrographic Organization
ILOInternational Labor Organization (UN)
ILZSGInternational Lead and Zinc Study Group
IMFInternational Monetary Fund (UN)
IMOInternational Maritime Organization (UN)
INROInternational Natural Rubber Organization
INTELSATInternational Telecommunications Satellite Organization
INTERPOLInternational Criminal Police Organization
IOOCInternational Olive Oil Council
IPUInter-Parliamentary Union
IRCInternational Rice Council
ISOInternational Sugar Organization
ITCInternational Tin Council
ITUInternational Telecommunication Union (UN)
IWCInternational Whaling Commission
IWCInternational Wheat Council
L. . .Lake Chad Basin Commission
LAIALatin American Integration Association
M. . .Mano River Commission
. . .Mekong Committee
N. . .Niger River Commission
NAMNonaligned Movement
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
. . .Nordic Council
OOAPECOrganization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries
OASOrganization of American States
OAUOrganization of African Unity
OCAMAfro-Malagasy and Mauritian Common Organization
ODECAOrganization of Central American States
OECDOrganization for Economic Cooperation and Development
OECSOrganization of Eastern Caribbean States
OICOrganization of the Islamic Conference
OMVSOrganization for the Development of the Senegal River Valley
OPECOrganization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
PPAHOPan American Health Organization
SSAARCSouth Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
SADCCSouthern African Development Coordination Conference
SELALatin American Economic System
SPCSouth Pacific Commission
SPECSouth Pacific Bureau for Economic Cooperation
SPFSouth Pacific Forum
TTCTrusteeship Council (UN)
TDBTrade and Development Board (UN)
UUDEACCentral African Customs and Economic Union
UEACUnion of Central African States
UNUnited Nations
UNCTADUN Conference on Trade and Development
UNDPUN Development Program
UNESCOUN Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
UNICEFUN Children's Fund
UNIDOUN Industrial Development Organization
UPEBUnion of Banana Exporting Countries
UPUUniversal Postal Union (UN)
W. . .Warsaw Pact
WCLWorld Confederation of Labor
WEUWestern European Union
WFCWorld Food Council (UN)
WFTUWorld Federation of Trade Unions
WHOWorld Health Organization (UN)
WIPOWorld Intellectual Property Organization (UN)
WMOWorld Meteorological Organization (UN)
WPCWorld Peace Council
WSGInternational Wool Study Group
WTOWorld Tourism Organization