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  • Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD)
    Projects, operations, resources, and technical assistance from the AFESD. Members of the AFESD are the 21 Arab countries that are members of the League of Arab states (including Saudi Arabia).
  • Arab Gulf Programme for United Nations Development Organizations (AGFUND)
    AGFUND is a non-profit regional development institution promoting sustainable human development efforts (health, education, and poverty) in developing countries.
  • Delegation of the European Commission to Saudi Arabia
    The Delegations of the External Service serve European Union interests throughout the world.
  • 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 Saudi Arabia in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of Saudi Arabia in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in Saudi Arabia.
  • EU & the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with the Gulf Cooperation Council (includes Saudi Arabia).
  • Group of Twenty (G-20)
    The G-20 is a group of 19 of the world's largest economies and the European Union. The G-20 is an informal forum that promotes open and constructive discussion between industrial and emerging-market countries on key issues related to global economic stability.
  • 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 Saudi Arabia), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
    Promotes coordination and international cooperation between Member States (United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, and Kuwait) to strengthen member states' economy, finance, trade, customs, tourism, legislation, administration, as well as scientific and technical progress in industry, mining, agriculture, water and animal resources, establishing scientific research centres, setting up joint ventures, and encouraging cooperation of the private sector.
  • 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 Saudi Arabia).
  • League of Arab States (In Arabic, English site under construction)
    Established in 1945, the Arab League has 22 members (including Saudi Arabia). The Arab League promotes the political, economic, cultural, and social interests of member states.
  • OPEC - Saudi Arabia
    The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is a permanent, intergovernmental Organization made up of 12 developing nations whose economies rely on oil exports.
  • Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - Saudi Arabia
    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.
  • Saudi Fund for Development
    The SFD grants development loans to developing countries and provides financing for national non-crude-oil exports.
  • SESRTCIC - Saudi Arabia
    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 Saudi Arabia from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Saudi Arabia
    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 - Saudi Arabia
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • U.S. Department of State - Saudi Arabia
    U.S.-Saudi Arabia relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - Saudi Arabia
    World Bank data, projects, and research in Saudi Arabia.
  • World Trade Organization - Saudi Arabia
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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