Baha'i International Community

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 120
New York, NY 10017
Country: United States of America
Region: Northern America
Website: http://www.bic-un.bahai.org/
UN Languages:
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
Short description:
The Baha'i International Community is a non-governmental organization (NGO) that both encompasses and represents the world-wide membership of the Baha'i Faith, including more than five million men and women from over 2,100 ethnic groups and almost every nationality, economic class, trade and profession. There are significant Baha'i a communities in 235 countries and territories, of which 182 are organized as national (or regional) affiliates, with more than 12,500 organized local communities. As an NGO at the United Nations, the Baha'i International Community is an association of democratically elected national governing bodies known as National Spiritual Assemblies.
Environment, family and child issues, human rights and international understanding.
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Region Countries Website Email
AFRICA Ethiopia
AFRICA Kenya
AMERICAS United States of America N/A
AMERICAS Chile
ASIA Iran (Islamic Republic of)
ASIA Thailand
EUROPE Switzerland
EUROPE Italy
EUROPE Austria