United Nations, IGO's & NGO's

The United Nations Information on human rights, development, international law, peace & security and humanitarian affairs from across the globe.

Access UN indexes current and retrospective United Nations documents and publications and includes full-text of several thousand UN documents.

FTS is a global, real-time database which records all reported international hummanitarian [sic] aid(including that for NGOs and the Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement, bilateral aid, in-kind aid, and private donations) and to what extent populations in crisis receive humanitarian aid in proportion to needs. FTS is managed by the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). From site

United Nations Statistics Division provides acess to 16 different statistical databases on various issues of worldwide importance.

   

Amnesty International
"Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international standards." From site.

 

 

   

"The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employmnet and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." From site.

 

   

Global Exchange is a left-centered..."non-profit research, education, and action center dedicated to promoting people-to-people ties around the world.". From site.

 

   

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
Information on NATO's policies and structures, official documents, press releases, speeches and publications.

 

   

Organization of American States
An organization of 35 American nations working on social issues such as "strengthening democracy, advancing human rights, promoting peace and security, expanding trade and tackling complex problems caused by poverty, drugs and corruption." From site.

 

   

World Trade Organization
The organization administers trade agreements, handles trade disputes, and facilitates negotiations.

 

   

Worldbank The world's largest source of development assistance.

 

   

Amnesty International

 

Microforms [Lower Level] Serial Microfiche Collection (Microfiche S91)

Section A: Country Dossiers, 1975-1986
Section A: Country Dossiers, 1988-1993,
Section A: Country Dossiers, 1998-2011
Section B: Publications, 1962-1986
Section B: Publications, 1988-1992,
Section B: Publications, 1997-2011

 

United Nations Documents

Documents Center, UN Fiche Readex (Lower Level Hesburgh)

Microfiche 4 x 6 [In-Library Use Only]

1985-2013