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  • African Development Bank Group - The Gambia
    Projects, strategy papers, and information about The Gambia and the ADB.
  • African Union
    The main objectives of the AU are "to promote unity and solidarity among African States, to coordinate and intensify cooperation for development, to safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Member States, and to promote international cooperation within the framework of the United Nations."
  • Commonwealth of Nations - The Gambia
    "The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding and world peace. The Commonwealth's 2 billion citizens, about 30 per cent of the world's population, are drawn from the broadest range of faiths, races, cultures and traditions."
  • Embassy of The Gambia in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of The Gambia in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Banjul, The Gambia
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in The Gambia.
  • EU Relations with Gambia
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with The Gambia.
  • G-77 at the United Nations
    The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including The Gambia), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • IRIN Humanitarian Profile - The Gambia
    IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks), part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news and analysis about sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia for the humanitarian community.
  • Islamic Development Bank
    "The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is a Multilateral Development Bank (MDB), established to foster the economic development and social progress of its member countries and Muslim communities in non-member countries in accordance with the principles of Shari'ah (Islamic Law). There are 56 member countries (including The Gambia).
  • New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)
    NEPAD is a strategy for sustainable development and poverty reduction in Africa.
  • Permanent Mission of The Gambia to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - The Gambia
    ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
  • SESRTCIC - The Gambia
    Socioeconomic statistics and information for member countries from the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRTCIC), a subsidiary organ of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC).
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select Gambia from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) The Gambia
    UNDP helps countries work toward human rights, democratic governance, poverty reduction, crisis prevention and recovery, energy and environment for sustainable development, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - The Gambia
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • United Nations System in the Gambia
    UN system and country team in The Gambia.
  • USAID - West Africa
    USAID Assistance in Western Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Male, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo).
  • U.S. Department of State - The Gambia
    U.S.-Gambian relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - The Gambia
    World Bank data, projects, and research in The Gambia.
  • World Food Programme - The Gambia
    The World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency in the fight against global hunger.
  • World Trade Organization - The Gambia
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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Peacekeeping and Military Information

  • The Gambia: Security Assistance
    Country-by-country listing provides information on Political-Military-administered security assistance funds from the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.
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