International Organization for Standardization

The International Organization for Standardization is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations. Founded on 23 February 1947, the organization promotes worldwide proprietary, industrial, and commercial standards. It is…

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Singapore Mediation Convention

Context Recently, the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation has come into force. Key Details The convention will provide a more effective way of enforcing mediated settlements of corporate…

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[International Institutions] – SAARC-South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 

What is SAARC? The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is the regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union of states in South Asia. The SAARC was founded in Dhaka on 8 December…

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[International Institutions]- International Criminal Court -ICC

What is International Criminal Court ? The International Criminal Court (ICC or ICCt) is an intergovernmental organization and international tribunal that sits in The Hague, Netherlands. The ICC has jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for the international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and the crime of aggression.…

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[International Institutions] ASEAN-Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ASEAN-Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Important Institutions UPSC What is ASEAN? The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising ten countries in Southeast Asia, which promotes inter-governmental cooperation and…

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