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ORGANIZATIONS GRANTED OBSERVER STATUS IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

NOTE: Former observer: Council for Mutual Economic Assistance: A/RES/3209 (XXIX) (11 Oct. 1974). - List of non-Member States, entities and organizations: A/INF/64/8 (2 Feb. 2010).


African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States: A/RES/36/4 (15 Oct. 1981)

African Development Bank: A/RES/42/10 (28 Oct. 1987)

African Union: A/RES/2011(XX) (11 Oct. 1965) & General Assembly decision 56/475 (15 Aug. 2002)

Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America: A/RES/43/6 (17 Oct. 1988)

Andean Community: A/RES/52/6 (22 Oct. 1997)

Asian-African Legal Consultative Committee: A/RES/35/2 (13 Oct. 1980)

Asian Development Bank: A/RES/57/30 (19 Nov. 2002)

Association of Caribbean States: A/RES/53/5 (15 Oct. 1998)

Association of Southeast Asian Nations: A/RES/61/44 (4 Dec. 2006)

Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization: A/RES/54/5 (8 Oct. 1999)

Caribbean Community: A/RES/46/8 (17 Oct. 1991)

Central American Integration System: A/RES/50/2 (19 Oct. 1995)

Collective Security Treaty Organization: A/RES/59/50 (2 Dec. 2004)

Common Fund for Commodities: A/RES/60/26 (23 Nov. 2005)

Commonwealth of Independent States: A/RES/48/237 (24 Mar. 1994)

Commonwealth Secretariat: A/RES/31/3 (18 Oct. 1976)

Community of Portugese-Speaking Countries: A/RES/54/10 (26 Oct. 1999)

Community of Sahelo-Saharan States: A/RES/56/92 (12 Dec. 2001)

Council of Europe: A/RES/44/6 (17 Oct. 1989)

Customs Cooperation Council: A/RES/53/216 (23 Mar. 1999)

East African Community: A/RES/58/86 (9 Dec. 2003)

Economic Community of Central African States: A/RES/55/161 (12 Dec. 2000)

Economic Community of West African States: A/RES/59/51 (2 Dec. 2004)

Economic Cooperation Organization: A/RES/48/2 (13 Oct. 1993)

Eurasian Economic Community: A/RES/58/84 (9 Dec. 2003)

European Union: A/RES/3208 (XXIX) (11 Oct. 1974)

GUUAM: A/RES/58/85 (9 Dec. 2003)

Hague Conference on Private International Law: [A/RES/60/27] (23 Nov. 2005)

Ibero-American Conference: [A/RES/60/28] (23 Nov. 2005)

Indian Ocean Commission: A/RES/61/43 (4 Dec. 2006)

Inter-American Development Bank: A/RES/55/160 (12 Dec. 2000)

Inter-Parliamentary Union: A/RES/57/32 (19 Nov. 2002)

International Centre for Migration Policy Development: A/RES/57/31 (19 Nov. 2002)

International Committee of the Red Cross: A/RES/45/6 (16 Oct. 1990)

International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol): A/RES/51/1 (15 Oct. 1996)

International Development Law Institute: A/RES/56/90 (12 Dec. 2001)

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies: A/RES/49/2 (19 Oct. 1994)

International Hydrographic Organization: A/RES/56/91 (12 Dec. 2001)

International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance: A/RES/58/83 (9 Dec. 2003)

International Olympic Committee: A/RES/64/3 (19 Oct. 2009)

International Organization for Migration: A/RES/47/4 (16 Oct. 1992)

International Organization of la Francophonie: A/RES/33/18 (10 Nov. 1978) & General Assembly decision 53/453 (18 Dec. 1998)

International Seabed Authority: A/RES/51/6 (24 Oct. 1996)

International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea: A/RES/51/204 (17 Dec. 1996)

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources: A/RES/54/195 (17 Dec. 1999)

Islamic Development Bank Group: A/RES/61/259 (28 Mar. 2007)

Latin American Economic System (SELA): A/RES/35/3 (13 Oct. 1980)

Latin American Integration Association: [A/RES/60/25] (23 Nov. 2005)

Latin American Parliament: A/RES/48/4 (13 Oct. 1993)

League of Arab States: A/RES/477 (V) (1 Nov. 1950)

OPEC Fund for International Development: A/RES/61/42 (4 Dec. 2006)

Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development: A/RES/53/6 (15 Oct. 1998)

Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States: A/RES/59/52 (2 Dec. 2004)

Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe: A/RES/48/5 (13 Oct. 1993)

Organization of American States: A/RES/253 (III) (16 Oct. 1948)

Organization of the Islamic Conference: A/RES/3369 (XXX) (10 Oct. 1975)

Pacific Islands Forum: A/RES/49/1 (17 Oct. 1994)

Palestine: A/RES/3237 (XXIX) (22 Nov. 1974) [= observer status]; A/RES/43/160 (9 Dec. 1988) [= designation "Palestine"]; A/RES/43/177 (15 Dec. 1988) [= right to circulate communications without intermediary]; A/RES/52/250 (7 July 1998) [= right to participate in general debate and additional rights]

Partners in Population and Development: A/RES/57/29 (19 Nov. 2002)

Permanent Court of Arbitration: A/RES/48/3 (13 Oct. 1993)

Shanghai Cooperation Organization: A/RES/59/48 (2 Dec. 2004)

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation: A/RES/59/53 (2 Dec. 2004)

Southern African Development Community: A/RES/59/49 (2 Dec. 2004)

Sovereign Military Order of Malta: A/RES/48/265 (24 Aug. 1994)

University for Peace: A/RES/63/132 (11 Dec. 2008)