United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)

What is United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)?

United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) meaning

established – 1963

 

aim – to conduct research into the problems of economic development during different phases of economic growth

 

members – no country members, but a Board of Directors consisting of a chairman appointed by the UN Secretary General and 10 members confirmed by ECOSOC and a representative of the Secretary General

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html