Model U.N. Resources for Midwest-St. Louis (February 2010)

Midwest Model U.N.

Mission of Belgium to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Belgium
Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs (Belgium)
Portal Belgian Government
U.S. Dept. of State: Belgium

Permanent Mission of Iraq to the United Nations (Not updated since 2007)
Permanent Mission of Iraq to the United Nations Office Geneva (Not updated since mid-2009)

CIA World Factbook: Iraq
Iraq Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Iraqi Presidency
Library of Congress Country Studies: Iraq
United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq
U.S. Dept. of State: Iraq

Permanent Mission of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

CIA World Factbook: Vietnam
Library of Congress Country Studies: Vietnam
U.S. Dept. of State: Vietnam
Vietnam Government Web Portal

United Nations
UN Security Council
UN Wire: An Independent News Briefing About the UN
United Nations
United Nations Office at Geneva
United Nations Office at Nairobi 
United Nations Office at Vienna 
United Nations System (Official Web Site Locator for the U.N. System of Organizations)

Additional Agencies and Links
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Vietnam is a member)
European Union (Belgium is a member)
International Boundaries Research Unit (Information on boundary disputes)
International Database (International census statistics)
Organisation of the Islamic Conference (Iraq is a member)
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) (Iraq is a member)
NATO (Belgium is a member)
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations World Food Programme

Selected Newspaper Links

Useful books found in the Library reference collection on the first floor:

Countries and Their Cultures (Ref. GN 307 .C68)
Demographic Yearbook (U.N.) (Ref. HA 17 .D45)
The Encyclopedia of the Peoples of the World (Ref. GN 495.4 .E53)
The Europa Directory of International Organizations (Ref. JZ 4838 .E94)
The Europa World Year Book (Ref. JN 1 .E85 2005 46th ed.)
Exporters' Encyclopedia (Ref. HC 3011 .E9)
International Government Information and Country Information (Ref. ZA 5050 .M67)
International Relations: A Political Dictionary (Ref. JX 1226 .P55)
Jane's World Armies (Ref. UA 15 .J36)
Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World (Ref. VA 40 .C65)
Political Handbook of the World (Ref. JF 37 .P6)
Statesman's Yearbook (Ref. JA 51 .S7)
Statistical Yearbook (U.N.) (Ref. HA 12.5 .U63)
World Factbook <also known as the CIA World Factbook> (Ref. G 122 .U56a)
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life (Ref. GN 333 .W67)

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