Internet Resources




International Sources Country Study and Country Guide

Background Notes

Lots of information for anybody wanting to do some international business

Country Reports on Economic Policy and Trade Practices
Bureau of Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs

Country Reports. Org
Some of this information comes from the World Factbook, Library of Congress Country Studies and the National Weather Service.

Country Studies

Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

Department of State Homepage
Click on Regions for regional affairs and embassies. Click on Outreach for Background Notes, Human Rights Reports, Patterns of Global Terrorism, Economic and Trade Reports.

Electronic Embassy
Foreign embassies and the International Business Center.

Europa Guide to the European Union

Foreign Relations of the United States

Foreign Relations of the United States (Browse Feature)

Governments on the WWW

Human Rights Report, 2005

Compare up to seven countries at a time on four characteristics.

International Affairs Resources

International Governmental Organizations

International Trade Administration
For trade information about specific industries and countries.

International Business Service. Look for international companies by country, Travel Information, and employment opportunities.
This site can be used to locate many statistics for various countries and to graphically compare them.


Political Resources on the Net

Portals to the World

Chronological heads of state, international organizations, and foreign ministers.

Treaties on the Internet

U.N. Population Information Network (POPIN)

U.S. Overseas Loans and Grants (Greenbook)

United Nations Development Programme

United Nations Homepage

Universal Currency Converter
International Exchange Rates.

World Factbook
Published by the C.I.A.

World Intelligence and Security Agencies
Examines countries in terms of how free they really are.