Tag: international organizations

  • Flag of Organisation internationale de la Francophonie

    Flag of Organisation internationale de la Francophonie

    Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie is an international organization representing countries and regions where French is a lingua franca or customary language, where a significant proportion of the population are francophones, French speakers, or where there is a notable affiliation with French culture. The organization comprises 88 member states and governments; of these, 54 states…

  • Flag of Central American Integration System

    Flag of Central American Integration System

    The Central American Integration System has been the economic and political organization of Central American states since February 1, 1993. On December 13, 1991, the ODECA countries signed the Protocol of Tegucigalpa, extending earlier cooperation for regional peace, political freedom, democracy and economic development. In 1991, SICA’s institutional framework included Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua,…

  • Flag of Association of Southeast Asian Nations

    Flag of Association of Southeast Asian Nations

    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is an economic union comprising 10 member states in Southeast Asia, which promotes intergovernmental cooperation and facilitates economic, political, security, military, educational, and sociocultural integration between its members and other countries in Asia. ASEAN’s primary objective was to accelerate economic growth and through that social progress and cultural development…

  • Flag of Gulf Cooperation Council

    Flag of Gulf Cooperation Council

    The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf known as the Gulf Cooperation Council or GCC is a regional, intergovernmental political and economic union that consists of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. The council main headquarter is in the city of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. The Charter…

  • Flag of Union of South American Nations

    Flag of Union of South American Nations

    The Union of South American Nations is an intergovernmental regional organization that once comprised twelve South American countries. The USAN is an alliance of states of currently 12 countries in South America. All member states comprise a total area of 17.71 million km² and about 427.06 million people. This is 11.7% of the habitable area…

  • Flag of East African Community

    Flag of East African Community

    The flag of the East African Community is the flag used since 2008 by the East African Community, an intergovernmental organization composed of six countries in the African Great Lakes region in eastern Africa. The first version of the flag was adopted in 2003 by the Community Emblem Act, 2003 when the Community only consisted…

  • Flag of Collective Security Treaty Organization

    Flag of Collective Security Treaty Organization

    The Collective Security Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance in Eurasia that consists of selected post-Soviet states. The CSTO grew out of the framework of the Commonwealth of Independent States and first began as the CIS Collective Security Treaty which was signed on 15 May 1992, by Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, the Russian Federation, Tajikistan…

  • Flag of Eurasian Economic Union

    Flag of Eurasian Economic Union

    The Flag of the Eurasian Economic Union is one of the symbols of the economic community formed by Eurasian countries and was created by an official document issued by the economic bloc in 2014. Flag of Eurasian Economic Union The official symbols of the bloc are the Union flag and the emblem of the Union;…

  • Flag of OPEC

    Flag of OPEC

    OPEC is short for The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, founded on the 14th September 1960 in Baghdad by five members: Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela. since 1965 OPEC has been Headquartered in Vienna, Austria. As of September 2018, the are 13 member countries and accounted for an estimated 44 per cent…