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- APEC Individual Action Plan - Singapore
Report updated annually by each Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Member Economy recording its actions that help realize the APEC goal.
- Australian Government - Singapore
Country profile, economic and trade information, and foreign relations from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
- BBC News Profile - Singapore
A guide to history, politics and economic background of countries from BBC News.
- CIA World Factbook - Singapore
Country profile provides information on country background, geography, people, government, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.
- Human Development Report on Singapore
Provides quick statistics on human development, economy, labor force, and population from the United Nations Development Programme. Country factsheet is also available.
- Human Rights Watch - Singapore
Country background, news and reports related to human rights.
- IAEA - Singapore
Country factsheet on multilateral and safeguard agreements from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
- IEA - Singapore
Country information, energy-related statistics, graphs and publications from the International Energy Agency (IEA).
- Southeast Asian (ASEAN)
Regional information on the ten countries of Southeast Asia (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam) that constitute the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
- IMF - Singapore
Country information, reports and publications from the International Monetary Fund.
- ITC - Singapore
Country-specific trade and market profiles, map, and trade statistics from the International Trade Centre (ITC).
- Library of Congress - Singapore
Country portal and resources compiled by the Library of Congress subject experts.
- OHCHR - Singapore
Country background, treaties, reporting status, calendar of events and publications related to human rights from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR).
- UNEP - Singapore
Country environmental profile from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
- UNESCO Worldwide - Singapore
Highlights cooperation between the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and its Member States.
- UNESCO Communication & Information - Singapore
Country profile, news and links to related projects and websites.
- UNESCO Education Worldwide - Singapore
Education statistics, publications, plans, ministries, and news for Member States.
- UNESCO Institute for Statistics - Singapore
A selection of national statistics on education, literacy, science and technology, culture, and communication.
- UNESCO Office Jakarta
Cluster Office representing UNESCO in Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, and Timor Leste.
- United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Singapore
Country profile covering history, politics, economy, human rights, relations with the UK, and travel.
- United Nations Country @ a Glance - Singapore
Country overview, news, economy, environment, health and technology from the United Nations Cyberschoolbus.
- United Nations Statistics Division: Environment Snapshot - Singapore
Country snapshots offer national environment statistics.
- United Nations Statistics Division: National Accounts - Singapore
"Statistics database contains a complete and consistent set of time series from 1970 onwards of main national accounts aggregates for all UN Members States and all other countries and areas in the world."
- U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics - Singapore
trade in goods (imports, exports and balance) with Singapore.
- U.S. Commercial Service - Singapore
Country profile about doing business abroad by the Commercial Service, the global business solutions unit of the Department of Commerce.
- U.S. Department of Energy - Singapore
Country energy profile for production, consumption, U.S. oil imports, and CO2 emissions.
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Articles and Databases
- Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Declassified Documents
Declassified information available from the FOIA Electronic Reading Room.
Enter "Singapore" as the search terms.
- National Intelligence Council (NIC) Declassified Documents
Database of intelligence reports, National Intelligence Estimates, and other publications produced by the National Intelligence Council or its predecessor organizations, the Office of National Estimates and the Office of Reports and Estimates since 1946.
- CRS Reports - LexisNexis Congressional CU
The Congressional Research Service (CRS), the research arm of Congress, prepares reports (usually under 20 pages long) on topics of interest to members of Congress. Enter "Singapore" as the search term.
- Declassified Documents Reference System CU
Search this database to find declassified documents related to Singapore.
- Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC)
Department of Defense Scientific and Technical Reports Collection provides access to citations to unclassified unlimited documents that have been entered into DTIC's Technical Reports (TR) Database, as well as the electronic full-text of many of these documents. The site also includes databases that focus on individual topics.
- Digital National Security Archive CU
Database of primary declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions. Enter "Singapore" as the search term.
- Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST)
An integrated database containing information on armed conflicts and peace keeping, arms production and trade, military expenditure, armed forces and weapons.
- Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)
"Public database of official texts of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations."
- International Area Studies Asia CU
Collection of databases from the University of Colorado covering Asia.
- International Area Studies General CU
Collection of general databases from the University of Colorado covering international issues.
- International Area Studies Statistics CU
Collection of international statistics databases from the University of Colorado.
- LexisNexis Academic Country & Region Reports CU
News, country briefings, and country risk guides. Filter by country or choose "Country & Region Reports" from publication type.
- Statistical Database System (SDBS) Online
SDBS is the the Asian Development Bank's central statistical database that stores macro-economic and social data of its developing member countries.
- United Nations Common Database (UNCDB)
"UNCDB provides selected series from numerous specialized international data sources for all available countries and areas."
- WDI Online CU
World Development Indicators (WDI) online
contains statistical data on the global economy from the
- Worldwide Incidents Tracking System (WITS)
WITS is the National Counterterrorism Center's database of terrorist incidents. The WITS database coverage is currently from 1/1/2004 to 6/30/2007 and is updated quarterly.
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Diplomacy, Programs and Aid
- Asian Development Bank - Singapore
Projects, publications, and news about Singapore and the ADB.
- Association of Southeast Asian Nations - Singapore
ASEAN promotes regional economic growth, social progress, cultural development, and peace and stability.
- Commonwealth of Nations - Singapore
"The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding and world peace. The Commonwealth's 2 billion citizens, about 30 per cent of the world's population, are drawn from the broadest range of faiths, races, cultures and traditions."
- Delegation of the European Commission to Singapore
The Delegations of the External Service serve European Union interests throughout the world.
- Embassy of Singapore in Washington, DC
Diplomatic representation of Singapore in the United States.
- Embassy of the United States in Singapore
Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in Singapore.
- EU's Relations with the Republic of Singapore
Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with Singapore.
- G-77 at the United Nations
The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including Singapore), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
- Permanent Mission of Singapore to the United Nations
Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
- ReliefWeb - Singapore
ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
- UNHCR - Singapore
News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
- United Nations Association Singapore
UN System in Singapore.
- United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - Singapore
Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
- U.S. Department of State - Singapore
U.S.-Singapore relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
- Background Notes - Singapore
Provides country background and foreign policy information for the American public from the Department of State's Bureau of Public Affairs.
- World Bank - Singapore
World Bank data, projects, and research in Singapore.
- World Trade Organization - Singapore
Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.
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- UNAIDS - Singapore
Country situation analysis and news from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
- WHO - Singapore
Information and statistics on the status of public health in Singapore from the World Health Organization (WHO).
Official site of the World Health Organization Western Pacific Regional Office (WHO-WPRO).
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Peacekeeping and Military Information
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- International Court of Justice (ICJ)
ICJ is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations. ICJ "has a twofold role: to settle, in accordance with international law, legal disputes submitted to it by States (Contentious cases ) and to give advisory opinions (Advisory proceedings) on legal questions referred to it by duly authorized United Nations organs and specialized agencies."
- Mutual Assistance Programme (MAP)
Defense assistance from New Zealand for Brunei, Cook Islands, Malaysia, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Thailand, Tonga, Vanuatu, and Western Samoa.
Resources in the Catalog
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