Background Guides and Update Papers

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General Assembly


Disarmament and International Security Committee

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Special Political and Decolonization Committee

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Legal Committee

Background Guide

World Health Organization

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Historical General Assembly: Emergency Session on the Global Financial and Economic Crisis, 2009

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Special Committee on Reform of the United Nations

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Special Summit on Globalization

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

Special Summit on Futuristic Technology

Background Guide

Emergency Briefing Paper

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL & REGIONAL BODIES


United Nations Human Rights Council

Background Guide

Update Paper

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Background Guide

Update Paper

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Background Guide

Update Paper

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Background Guide

Update Paper

European Union

Background Guide

International Monetary Fund

Background Guide

Update Paper

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Background Guide

Organization of American States

Background Guide

Update Paper

United Nations Economic and Social Council for Asia and the Pacific

Background Guide

Update Paper

State Council of the People's Republic of China

Background Guide

Update Paper

Non-Governmental Organizations Programme

Background Guide

Update Paper

Specialized Agencies


Security Council

Background Guide

Historical Security Council

Background Guide

Presidential Cabinet of Brazil, 2018

Background Guide

Update Paper

Indian Congress Working Committee, 1966

Background Guide

President Johnson's Cabinet, 1963

Background Guide

Update Paper

The Roman Senate, 63 BCE

Background Guide

Update Paper

Cabinet of Egypt, 2013

Background Guide

Update Paper

Defense, Internal Affairs, and Corruption Committee of the Latvian Parliament, 2020

Background Guide

Meeting of Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the OAS, 2024

Background Guide

Update Paper

Politburo of the Communist Party of Vietnam, 1955

Background Guide