United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

What is United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)?

United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) meaning

established – 11 December 1963 adoption of the resolution establishing the Institute; effective – 24 March 1965

 

aim – to help the UN become more effective through training and research

 

members (Board of Trustees) – (12) Algeria, Brazil, Republic of the Congo, Guatemala, India, Iran, Jamaica, Nigeria, Norway, Russia, South Africa, Switzerland; note – the UN Secretary General can appoint up to 30 members

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html