Model U.N. Resources for Midwest-St. Louis (February 2012)

Midwest Model U.N.

Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations

CIA World Factbook: France
French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
U.S. Dept. of State: France

Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Philippines to the United Nations

CIA World Factbook: Philippines
Library of Congress Country Studies: Philippines
Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines (Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office)
Republic of the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs
U.S. Dept. of State: Philippines

United Kingdom
UK Mission to the United Nations

British Council (UK's International Cultural Relations Body)
British Foreign and Commonwealth Office
CIA World Factbook: United Kingdom
U.S. Dept. of State: United Kingdom

United Nations
UN Security Council
UN News Centre
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 (Philippines is a member)
European Union (France and the UK are members)
International Boundaries Research Unit (Information on boundary disputes)
International Database (International census statistics)
NATO (France and the UK are members)
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (France and the UK are members)
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations World Food Programme

News Sources
BBC World Service
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)
Encyclopedia of the Palestinians (Ref. DS 113.6 .E53)
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)
A Survey of Arab-Israeli Relations, 1947-2001 (Ref. DS 119.7 .S93)
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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