The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) launched a new internet based data service for the global user community. It brings UN statistical databases within easy reach of users through a single entry point (http://data.un.org/). Users can now search and download a variety of statistical resources of the UN system.
Global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally. We are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. Through our detailed research and determined campaigning, we help fight abuses of human rights worldwide. We bring torturers to justice. Change oppressive laws. And free people jailed just for voicing their opinion.
Economic, political, historical, and geographic profiles of 250+ countries and global regions. Contact information for international organizations. Features statistical data and directories. Usage info: Licensed for one simultaneous user.
The EU has established a network of depository libraries across the US to provide Americans with access to many of its official publications. All depositories automatically receive, free of charge, one copy of most EU periodical and monograph publications. The collections are available to the public during each library’s regular hours of operation, free of charge and without any conditions. Many of the libraries also offer interlibrary loan services. The University of Notre Dame is among the 57 despository libraries in the U.S.
FTS aims to present a complete picture of all international humanitarian funding flows. Since 1992, it has collected reports on humanitarian funding flows submitted by Government donors, UN-administered funds, UN agencies, NGOs and other humanitarian actors and partners, including the private sector.
An organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.
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.
The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations. At its heart are the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the world’s trading nations and ratified in their parliaments. The goal is to ensure that trade flows as smoothly, predictably and freely as possible.
This University of South Alabama libguide created by Paula Webb, Reference & Electronic Resources Government Documents Librarian offers links to resources that include information about Cuban history, Guantanamo, and Fidel and Raul Castro.
Provides basic information about Canada (anthem, flag, etc.), the Canadian Government, and Resource Center with online forms and services and a help page with a site map and information on web accessibility features. This site is in French and English.