Turkey Overview

Turkey Overview

The two parts that make up the country, the Asian and the European, are separated by the Bosphorus, the Sea of ​​Marmara and the Dardanelles Strait. Born in 1923 as a republic from the collapse of the Ottoman Empire under the impulse of the nationalist forces led by Kemâl Atatürk, modern Turkey is a strongly […]

Egypt Travel Warning

Egypt Travel Warning

TRAVEL WARNING Current information There is an increased risk of terrorist attacks and kidnappings across the country. These can also be directed against foreign targets and citizens. Caution is generally advised when traveling to Egypt, including the tourist areas on the Red Sea. Demonstrations and crowds, especially in front of religious sites, universities and government […]

United Nations

UN Cooperation with Regional Organizations

Cooperation with regional organizations The UN cooperates with regional organizations in most areas. Many UN bodies have observer status in various international organizations, and a number of major regional organizations have long had the status of observers in the General Assembly and Ecosoc, among others. Since the end of the Cold War, co – operation […]

UNESCO Structure and Business

UNESCO Structure and Business

The structure UNESCO, based in Paris, has three main bodies: the General Conference, the Management Board and the Secretariat. The General Conference, the highest decision – making body, is held every two years with representatives of all UNESCO member countries. The General Conference, the highest decision – making body, is held every two years with […]