Countries on the Internet Links for the workshop presented for
Seminars on "Countries"

by
: Ran Hock

Search Engines
Google
Yahoo
Bing

Country Guides

France Diplomatie - Pays - zones géo
World Factbook
BBC Country Profiles

Embassy Websites:

Example:
Embassy of the Russian Federation
Travel Guides:
Tourist Travel Guides
Lonely Planet
Guide du Routard

National Travel Guides:
Resource Guides

Official Tourist Information Offices Worldwide
Governments on the WWW: Institutions in the Area "Tourism"

Encyclopedias:
Encyclopedia.com
Wikipedia

Maps
The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
ViaMichelin
La Documentation Française - Cartothèque
Google Maps
Google Earth
Gazetteer:
Global Gazetteer

News
Resource Guides:
ABYZ News Links

Multi-Source Searching:
Google News Search
Google News - France
Yahoo News
NewsNow
WorldPress.org
WN (World News) Network
News Alerting Service:
Google News Alerts


Governments

Examples:
deutschland.de
Kormányzati Portál
Service-Public.fr
Directgov

Constitutions and Parliaments
WebDoc IEP : droit constitutionnel
International Constitutional Law
Parliamentary Democracy - IPU
Démocratie parlementaire - Union interparlementaire

Politics
Resource Guides:
Political Resources on the Net
WebDoc IEP : La selection de liens
Political parties, interest groups, and other movements around the world

Cultures
Country Insights

Countries’ Leaders
Lists of Heads of State
BBC Country Profiles
Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments
Wikipedia - Lists of current heads of state and governments

History
Resource Guide:
WWW-VL History Central Catalogue

Languages
L'aménagement
linguistique dans le monde


Religion
Religion on the Web

Economy
World Factbook
UN Databases
IMF Country Information
International Monetary Fund
World Bank
Council of Europe
OECD
European Union
Asian Development Bank
Association of Southeast Asian Nations   - ASEAN
African Development Bank Group
Caribbean Community and Common Market  (CARICOM )
InterAmerican Development Bank
Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe  (CEPAL )
Statistical Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries  (SESRTCIC )

Business

Executive Planet
Europages

Military
Global Security.org

Statistics

National Statistical Offices
UN Data

Our World in Data

Nationmaster.com

 

Human Rights
Major International Organisations:
Council of Europe
Amnesty International
United Nations  - Human Rights
Human Rights Watch  
Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict
Examples of Country-Specific Human Rights Organisations:
Ligue des droits de l’Homme
Human Rights in China
China’s Human Rights
Human Rights in Iran

Migration /Refugees /Population
Migration Information Source
International Organisations:
International Organization for Migration
News:
IPS (Inter Press Service)  – Migration and Refugees
IRIN: Migration

Population Reference Bureau
Nationmaster.com
UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs -
Population Division

UNHCR – The UN Refugee Agency

Conflicts
INCORE          
Institute for the Study of Conflict, Ideology, and Policy
Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace  - Nonproliferation
Conflicts Forum : Challenging Perspectives on Islamism and Politics in the Middle East
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
          
Transnational Crime  
General
United Nations  Office on Drugs and Crime

International Court of Justice
Interpol
Studies, Research, and Analysis:
Nathanson Center for Transnational Human Rights, Crime and Security
Drugs:
United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention


Corruption  
Transparency International
Nathanson Center for Transnational Human Rights, Crime and Security

Public Health  
World Health Organization
World Wide Web Virtual Library for Epidemiology

Weather  and Climate
Weather Underground

Telephone Directories
Infobel
Wayp International White and Yellow Pages

Cuisines
Wikipedia - Cuisine

Discussion Groups/Forums

Google Groups
Yahoo Groups

by
Ran Hock
Online Strategies

Online Strategies
"Training for Effective Web Research"
1070 Foxcroft Run
Annapolis, MD 21401 USA
If calling from within the U.S -   855-244-0400
If calling from outside the U.S. - 001.410.224.0400
email:ran@onstrat.com

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