Model U.N. Resources for American West-Las Vegas (November 2007)

American West Model U.N.

Permanent Mission of Argentina to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Argentina
U.S. Dept. of State: Argentina

Permanent Mission of Bolivia to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Bolivia
Library of Congress Country Study: Bolivia
U.S. Dept. of State: Bolivia

People's Republic of China
Permanent Mission of the People's Republic of China to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: China
Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the U.S.
Library of Congress Country Study: China
The One-China Principle and the Taiwan Issue
South China Sea Dispute
U.S. Dept. of State: China

Permanent Mission of Greece to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Greece
Hellenic Republic - Ministry of Foreign Affairs
U.S. Dept. of State: Cyprus
U.S. Dept. of State: Greece

Islamic Republic of Iran
Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Iran
Iran Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Islamic Republic News Agency
Library of Congress Country Study: Iran
U.S. Dept. of State: Iran

Permanent Mission of Norway to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Norway
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Office of the Prime Minister
U.S. Dept. of State: Norway

Sierra Leone
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Sierra Leone to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Sierra Leone
Embassy of Sierra Leone to the U.S.
Republic of Sierra Leone
U.S. Dept. of State: Sierra Leone


Arab Net - Tunisia

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
African Union
International Boundaries Research Unit (Information on boundary disputes)
International Database (International census statistics)
Organization of American States
Organization of the Islamic Conference
Political Database of the Americas
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)
Dictionary of the Politics of the People’s Republic of China (Ref. DS 777.75 .D53)
Demographic Yearbook (U.N.) (Ref. HA 17 .D45)
Encyclopedia of Africa South of the Sahara (Ref. DT 351 .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)
History of China (Ref. DS 735 .A2W74)
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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