Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 5 chemin du Pommier
Case postale 330
CH- 1218 Le Grand Saconnex

Country: Switzerland
Region: Europe
UN Languages: French, English
Other languages:
Short description:
-Fosters contacts, co-ordination, and the exchange of experience among parliaments and parliamentarians of all countries
-Considers questions of international interest and concern and expresses its views on such issues in order to bring about action by parliaments and parliamentarians
-Contributes to the defence and promotion of human rights an essential factor of parliamentary democracy and development
-Contributes to better knowledge of the working of representative institutions and to the strengthening and development of their means of action
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