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Articles and Databases

  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Declassified Documents
    Declassified information available from the FOIA Electronic Reading Room. Enter "Latvia" as the search term.
    • National Intelligence Council (NIC) Declassified Documents
      Database of intelligence reports, National Intelligence Estimates, and other publications produced by the National Intelligence Council or its predecessor organizations, the Office of National Estimates and the Office of Reports and Estimates since 1946.
  • Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports CU
    The Congressional Research Service (CRS), the research arm of Congress, prepares reports (usually under 20 pages long) on topics of interest to members of Congress. Enter "Latvia" as the search term.
  • Declassified Documents Reference System CU
    Search this database to find declassified documents related to Latvia.
  • Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC)
    Department of Defense Scientific and Technical Reports Collection provides access to citations to unclassified unlimited documents that have been entered into DTIC's Technical Reports (TR) Database, as well as the electronic full-text of many of these documents.
  • Digital National Security Archive CU
    Database of primary declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions.
  • EUR-Lex
    Free database provides access to European Union treaties, legislation, case-law, parliamentary questions, legislative proposals, the Official Journal of the European Union, and the European Court Reports.
  • Eurostat
    Statistical data and publications from the European Commission.
  • Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST)
    An integrated database containing information on armed conflicts and peace keeping, arms production and trade, military expenditure, armed forces and weapons.
  • Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)
    "Public database of official texts of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations."
  • International Area Studies Europe CU
    Collection of databases from the University of Colorado covering Europe.
  • International Area Studies General CU
    Collection of general databases from the University of Colorado covering international issues.
  • International Area Studies Statistics CU
    Collection of international statistics databases from the University of Colorado.
  • LexisNexis Academic Country & Region Reports CU
    News, country briefings, and country risk guides. Filter by country or choose "Country & Region Reports" from publication type.
  • UNdata
    UNdata provides a single entry point allowing users to search and download numerous statistical resources of the United Nations System.
  • World dataBank
    Contains data from the World Bank, including the World Development Indicators & Global Development Finance, Gender Statistics, Education Statistics, Health Nutrition and Population Statistics, African Development Indicators, Global Economic Monitor, and Millennium Development Goals. Users can select variables (some going as far back as 1960) to create customized tables, charts, maps, and reports.
  • WHO/Europe Databases
    Databases of national health statistics and other data on the health situation in European countries.
  • Worldwide Incidents Tracking System (WITS)
    WITS is the National Counterterrorism Center's database of terrorist incidents.

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Diplomatic Relations
Diplomacy, Programs and Aid

  • Council of Europe and Latvia
    "Founded in 1949, the Council of Europe seeks to develop throughout Europe common and democratic principles based on the European Convention on Human Rights and other reference texts on the protection of individuals." There are 47 member states.
  • Diplomacy Monitor (St. Thomas University School of Law)
    Indexes current government news releases and other documents on diplomatic issues. Browse for documents by topic or documents issued by or affecting a particular nation.
  • Embassy of Latvia in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of Latvia in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Riga,Latvia
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in Latvia.
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development - Latvia
    Strategy, projects, fact sheet, and news about Latvia and the EBRD.
  • NATO Member Country
    Latvia is a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), an alliance of 26 countries from North America and Europe committed to fulfilling the North Atlantic Treaty signed on April 4, 1949.
  • Permanent Mission of Latvia to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - Latvia
    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.
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select Latvia from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - Latvia
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • U.S. Department of State - Latvia
    U.S.-Latvian relations, diplomacy, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - Latvia
    World Bank data, projects, and research.
  • World Trade Organization - Latvia
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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Health

  • UNAIDS - Latvia
    Country situation analysis and news from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
  • WHO - Latvia
    Information and statistics on the status of public health in Latvia from the World Health Organization (WHO).
  • WHO/Europe
    Official site of the World Health Organization Europe (WHO/Europe).   

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Peacekeeping and Military Information

  • Latvia: Security Assistance
    Country-by-country listing provides information on Political-Military-administered security assistance funds from the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.
  • NTI - Latvia Profile
    Nuclear, biological, chemical and missile development programs, policies and activities from the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI). NTI is non-profit organization with a mission to strengthen global security and fulfill the Non-Proliferation Treaty's goals and ambitions. NTI's members are from the United States, Russia, Japan, India, Pakistan, China, Jordan, Sweden, France and the United Kingdom.
  • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
    The OSCE is responsible for post-conflict elections, human rights and regional military stabilization. There are 56 participating states (including Latvia).

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Resources in the Catalog

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