Research Links

General Sources of Information

United Nations
United Nations Cyber School Bus
CIA World Fact Book
United States Department of State
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
United States Department of State

News Sources

The New York Times
The Times of London
The Wall Street Journal
Financial Times
The Economist
The Washington Post

Specific UN Sources

United Nations
Issues on the UN Agenda
General Assembly
Economic and Social Council
United Nations Development Program
United Nations Human Rights Council
United Nations Commission on Science and Technology
United Nations Children’s Fund
World Health Organization
International Court of Justice
9/11 Commission
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Organization of American States
Security Council of the United Nations
UN Statistics Division
United Nations Cyber School Bus
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
International Atomic Energy Agency
International Labour Organization

International Agencies

Amnesty International
Human Rights Watch
Center for Strategic and International Studies
Ford Foundation
Transparency International
Debt AIDS Trade Africa (DATA)
Brookings Institution
Foreign Affairs
Council on Foreign Relations
Foreign Policy
Global Policy Forum
International Relations and Security Network
Council for a Community of Democracies
9/11 Commission
Human Rights Watch
International Committee of the Red Cross
Doctors Without Borders

Country-Specific Information

European Union
Library of Congress Country Profiles
Foreign Newspapers and news sources from Kidon Media-Link
Online Publications from and about Latin America from the University of Texas at San Antonio


Child Rights Information Network
Database on Research and Information on Children’s Rights
Childwatch International Research Network
Save the Children

Disarmament and Security

Federation of American Scientists
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
International Crisis Group
United Nations Department for Disarmament Affairs
United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
US National Counterintelligence Executive
US National Security Agency


Ecolex—Environmental Law Information
European Environmental Law Page
Geneva Environment Network
United Nations System—Wide Earth Watch
World Resources Institute
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Economics and Development

Economic and Social Council
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Development Programme—Human Development Report
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
International Monetary Fund
World Trade Organization

Human Rights

United Nations Human Rights Council
Amnesty International
Bayefsky List of UN Human Rights Treaties
Project DIANA at Yale – Human Rights Documents
Center for the Study of Human Rights
Human Rights First
Human Rights Internet
Human Rights Watch
International Human Rights Law Institute
International League for Human Rights
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
University of Minnesota Human Rights Library

International Law

United Nations Homepage—International Law
Center for International Legal Studies
Library of Congress—Global Legal Information Network
International Law Association
International Trade Law
Law of the Sea
United Nations Treaty Collection
International Court of Justice
International Criminal Court


United Nations Mine Action Service
International Campaign to Ban Landmines


Women Watch
UN Division for the Advancement of Women
UN International Training Institute for the Advancement of Women
Americans for UNFPA

Friends of... Organizations

Friends of WFP
US Committee for UNDP
US Committee for UNIFEM
US Fund for UNICEF