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POLICY: Urban Policies: Web Sites: Intergovernmental

Information on finding urban policies.

What is an Intergovernmental Organization?

The Union of International Associations, it is publication, Yearbook of International Organizations, defines intergovernmental organizaitons as bodies:

  • being based on a formal instrument of agreement between the governments of nation states
  • including three or more nation states as parties to the agreement
  • possessing a permanent secretariat performing onging tasks.

The following are some intergovernmental organizations (IGOs):