Major International Organizations

African Union (AU): www.au.int/‎

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC): www.apec.org/‎

Asian Development Bank (ADB): www.adb.org/‎

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): www.asean.org/‎

Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS): www.ecowas.int/

European Union (EU): http://europa.eu/index_en.htm

International Monetary Fund (IMF): https://www.imf.org/

Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC): www.opec.org/‎

Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO): www.sectsco.org/‎

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC): www.saarc-sec.org/‎

United Nations (UN): http://www.un.org/en/

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP): www.undp.org/‎

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO): www.unido.org/

World Bank: http://www.worldbank.org/‎

World Trade Organization (WTO):http://www.wto.org/

 

General Reference Sources

The WWW Virtual Library: http://vlib.org/InternationalAffairs

Intute http://www.intute.ac.uk/cgi-bin/browse.pl?id=120101

 

Universities Abroad 

The Chronicle of Higher Education: www.chronicle.com

Times Higher Education: www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/

US News University Rankings: http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/rankings/national-universities

 

Career Development

Devex International Development Jobs: https://www.devex.com/en/

International Jobs Center: http://www.internationaljobs.org/ 

 

Relevant Chinese Sources

The Chinese Central People's Government Web Portal: www.gov.cn/english

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS): http://cass.cssn.cn/

Chinese Institute of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR): http://www.cicir.ac.cn/english/

China Institute of International Studies (CIIS): http://www.ciis.org.cn/