Saturday, March 19, 2016

List of Important Organisations and their Headquarters – General Awareness Study Material

In many examinations, questions based on then organisations around the world are asked. Here we are presenting you a list of important organisations with their headquarters.

This article will be useful for below examinations.
SSC CGL 2016 Tier -1, RRB NTPC 2016, IBPS Clerk, RRB, PO 2016, SBI, NABARD, General Insurance Corporation, LIC, RBI



Organisation

Headquarters

Amnesty International London
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Singapore
Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Jakarta
Commonwealth of Nations London
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Zurich, Switzerland
Fédération Internationale des échecs (FIDE) or World Chess Federation Athens, Greece
Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) Rome
Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation Ebene, Mauritius
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Monaco
International Atomic Energy Agency Vienna
International Committee of the Red Cross Geneva
International Court Of Justice The Hague
International Cricket Council (ICC) Dubai, UAE
International Hockey Federation (FIH) Lausanne, Switzerland
International Hydrographic Organization Monaco
International Labour Organisation Geneva
International Maritime Organisation London
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Washington DC
International Olympic Committee Lausanne, Switzerland
International Organization for Standardization Geneva
International Renewable Energy Agency Abu Dhabi (UAE)
International Shooting Sports Federation Munich, Germany
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Gland, Switzerland
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Zurich, Switzerland
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) Los Angeles, USA
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) or Doctors without Borders Geneva, Switzerland
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) Brussels
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Paris
Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons The Hague, The Netherlands
Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Jeddah
Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Vienna
South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Kathmandu
Transparency International Berlin
UN Women New York
United Nations Childrens’ Fund (UNICEF) New York
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Geneva
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Paris
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Vienna
United Nations Organisation New York
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) New York
Universal Postal Union Berne
World Bank Washington DC
World Economic Forum Geneva, Switzerland
World Health Organisation Geneva
World Intellectual Property Organization Geneva
World Meteorological Organisation Geneva
World Trade Organisation Geneva
Worldwide Fund for Nature Gland, Switzerland

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