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INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

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French Equivalent: Organisations internationales

Definition:
International organisations are entities established by formal political agreements between their members that have the status of international treaties; their existence is recognised by law in their member countries; they are not treated as resident institutional units of the countries in which they are located.

Source Publication:
SNA 4.164.

Cross References:
Organisation

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Friday, December 02, 2005