|Arab League||Founded in March 22 1945. Headquarters in Tunis, Tunisia, Promotes co-operating among Arab Nations.|
|Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)||Founded in August 9,1967. Promotes economic growth in the region|
|Common wealth, The||Founded in April 27,1949, Secretariat in London. Includes most countries and dependencies formerly in British empire, plus a number of fully independent nations.|
|Colombo Plan||Founded in July 1, 1951, Head quarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Aids economic development of Southern Asia.|
|Council for mutual Economic Assistance (COMECON)||Founded in January 25,1949, Head quarters in Moscow. Economic organization of Communist block nations.
Promotes trade and economic growth.
|Council of Europe||Founded in August 3,1949, headquarters in Strasbourg, France, Promotes Unity, social and economic progress among members.|
|European Free Trade||Founded in May3, 1960. Headquarters in Geneva. Promotes|
|Association (EFTA)||Free trade among members none of which is a member of EEC.|
|European economic community||Founded in January 1, 1958. Headquarters in Brussels,|
|(EEC or Common Market )||Belgium. Promotes ecocomic unity among member states, and has trade agreement throughout the world.|
|North Atlantic Treaty||Founded in April 4, 1949, Headquarters in Brussels. Guaran tees.|
|Organisation (NATO)||Mutual defence among members all of which are western block nations.|
|Oraganisations for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)||Founded in September 20,1961. Headquarters in Washington. Promotes co-operation and defence among its members nearly 30 nations in North and South America.|
|United Nations (UN)||Founded in October 24, 1945. Headquarters in New York. In 2000 it has 188 members. It included International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Health Organisation (WHO). Promotes international co-operation, peace and security.|