A lot of questions was based on International Organizations and their Headquarter and Heads in exams like RBI Assistant and IDBI Assistant Manager exams. Questions based on International Organizations and their Headquarters are always being asked in Bank, SSC and other government exams. Here we are Providing a list of International Organizations and their Headquarters.



List of Important Organisations and their Headquarters - General Awareness  Study Material & Notes

S.No International Organizations Head Quarters Secretary General / President Started Year
1 Amnesty international London, UK Mr.Salil Shetty 1961
2 APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Forum) Singapore Mr. Tran Dai Quang 1989
3 ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) Jakarta, Indonesia Mr. Lee Hsien Loong 1967
4 Commonwealth of Nations London, UK Mrs. Elizabeth II 1931
5 EU (European Union) Brussels, Belgium 3 members 1993
6 FAO (Food and Agricultural Organization) Rome, Italy Mr. Jose Graziano da silva 1945
7 IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) Vienna, Austria Mr. Yukiya Amano 1957
8 ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) Montreal, Canada Ms. Fang Liu 1947
9 ICJ (International Court of Justice) (World Court) The Hague, Netherlands Mr. Abdulqawi Yusuf 1945
10 ILO (International Labor Organization) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Guy Ryder 1919
11 IM (International Maritime Organization) London, UK Mr. Kitack Lim 1948
12 IMF (International Monetary Fund) Washington, USA Mrs. Christine Lagarde 1945
13 International Standards Organizations Geneva, Switzerland Mr. John Walter 1947
14 NAM (Non Aligned Movement) Jakarta, Indonesia Mr.Nicolas Maduro 1961
15 NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Brussels, Belgium Mr. Jens Stoltenberg 1949
16 OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) Paris, France Mr. Jose Angel Gurria 1961
17 OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) Vienna, Austria Mr. Mohammed Barkindo 1960
18 SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Kathmandu, Nepal Mr. Amjad Hussain B. Sial 1985
19 Transparency International Berlin, Germany Mrs. Delia Ferreira Rubio 1993
21 UNAIDS (Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/ AIDS) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Michel Sidibe 1996
22 UNCDF (United Nations Capital Development Fund) New York, USA Mrs. Judith Karl 1966
23 UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi 1964
24 UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes) Vienna, Austria Mr. Yuri Fedotov 1997
25 UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) New York, USA Mr. Achim Steiner 1966
26 UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) Nairobi, Kenya Mr. Erik Solheim 1972
27 UNESCO (United Nations Educational scientific and cultural Organization) Paris, France Mrs. Irina Bokova and Mrs. Audrey Azoulay 1945
28 UNFCCC (United Nations Frame Convention on Climate Change) New York, USA Mr. Ovais Sarmad 1992
30 UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) New York, USA Mrs. Natalia Kanem 1969
31 UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Filippo Grandi 1950
32 UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Education Fund) New York, USA Mr. Tore Hattrem 1946
33 UNO (United Nations Organization) New York, USA Mr. Antonio Guterres 1945
34 WHO (World Health Organization) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Tedros Adhanom 1948
35 WMO (World Metrological Organization) Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Petteri Taalas and Mr. David Grimes 1950
36 World Bank Washington, USA Mr. Jim Yong Kim 1944
37 World Intellectual Property Org. Geneva, Switzerland Mr. Francis Gurry 1967
38 WTO (World Tourism Organization) Madrid, Spain Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili 1975