International Law Section Resources


 

International Organizations Links

United Nations
http://www.un.org/

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
http://www.uncitral.org/

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) is the core legal body within the United Nations system in the field of international trade law.

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
http://www.wipo.org/

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the use and protection of works of the human spirit. These works -- intellectual property -- are expanding the bounds of science and technology and enriching the world of the arts. Through its work, WIPO plays an important role in enhancing the quality and enjoyment of life, as well as creating real wealth for nations.

World Trade Organization
http://www.wto.org/

International Monetary Fund
http://www.imf.org/

World Bank
http://www.worldbank.org

Africa Development Bank
http://www.afdb.org

Asia Development Bank
http://www.adb.org

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
http://www.ebrd.org

Inter-America Development Bank
http://www.idb.org

International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)
http://www.unidroit.org/

The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) is an independent intergovernmental organisation with its seat in the Villa Aldobrandini in Rome. Its purpose is to study needs and methods for modernising, harmonising and co-ordinating private and in particular commercial law as between States and groups of States.

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
http://www.oecd.org

The OECD groups 30 member countries sharing a commitment to democratic government and the market economy. Best known for its publications and its statistics, its work covers economic and social issues from macroeconomics, to trade, education, development and science and innovation. It is well known for its individual country surveys and reviews. The OECD produces internationally agreed instruments, decisions and recommendations to promote rules of the game in areas where multilateral agreement is necessary for individual countries to make progress in a globalised economy.