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World Meteorological Organization : WMO Specialized Agency

Flag or logo since 1950-03-23*
World Meteorological Organization : WMO (en) + Organisation Météorologique Mondiale : OMM (fr) + Organización Meteorológica Mundial : OMM (es) + Vsemirnaya Meteorologicheskaya Organizatsiya : VMO - Всемирная Метеорологическая Организация : BMO (ru) + Shijie Qixiang Zuzhi : SQZ - 世界气象组织 (zh) + WMO : المنظمة العالمية للأرصاد (ar) Organisation
Emblem or Symbol*

SG David Arthur Davies (uk)
(since 1956-01-01)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: Geneva
(Genève)
Official & national languages: Arabic (ar) . English (en) . Spanish (es) . French (fr) . Russian (ru) . Chinese (zh) .






154 Members (excluding the associate or suspended members but including the countries represented on their behalf)   [The rulers are not necessarily the representatives in the organisation. ] :

AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC TERRITORY (Mawson Station + Davis Station + Casey Station)
ANDORRA (Andorra The Old a + (La Seu d´Urgell) r) Coprince Joan Marti Alanis
AFGHANISTAN (Kabul) President Sardar Mohammad Daud Khan
ALBANIA (Tirana) Enver Hoxha
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES (Willemstad) Queen Juliana
ARGENTINE (Buenos Aires a + Olivos r) President Isabel Peron
AUSTRIA (Vienna) President Rudolf Kirchschlaeger
AUSTRALIA (Canberra) Queen Elizabeth II
BARBADOS (Bridgetown) Queen Elizabeth II
BENGLADESH (Dacca) President Abu Sadat Mohammad Sayem
BELGIUM (Brussels) King Baudoin I
UPPER VOLTA (Ouagadougou) General Aboubakar Sangoule Lamizana
BULGARIA (Sofia) Todor Zhivkov
BURUNDI (Bujumbura) President Michel Micombero
DAHOMEY (Porto Novo a + Cotonou lnq) President Mathieu Kerekou
BOLIVIA (Sucre cj + La Paz eir) President Hugo Banzer
BRAZIL (Brasilia) President Ernesto Geisel
BAHAMAS (Nassau) Queen Elizabeth II
BOTSWANA (Gaborone) President Seretse Khama
BYELORUSSIA (Minsk) Pyotr Masherov
CANADA (Ottawa) Queen Elizabeth II
ZAIRE (Kinshasa) President Mobutu Sese Seko
CENTRAL-AFRICAN (Bangui) President Jean-Bedel Bokassa
CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE (Brazzaville a) President Marien Ngouabi
SWITZERLAND (Berne q + Lausanne j) President Pierre Graber
IVORY COAST (Abidjan a) President Felix Houphouet-Boigny
CHILE (Santiago of Chile a + Vina del Mar s) Augusto Pinochet
CAMEROON (Yaounde) President Ahmadou Ahidjo
CHINA (Peking) Mao Tse-Tung the Great Helmsman
COLOMBIA (Bogota) President Alfonso Lopez Michelsen
COSTA RICA (San Jose) President Daniel Oduber Quiros
CZECHOSLOVAKIA (Prague a) Gustav Husak
CUBA (Havana) Supreme Leader Fidel Castro
CAPE VERDE (Praia) President Aristides Pereira
CYPRUS (Nicosia) President Archbishop Makarios III
EAST GERMANY (East Berlin) Willi Stoph
WEST GERMANY (Bonn ar + Carlsruhe d) Bundespresident Walter Scheel
AFARS AND ISSAS (Jibuti)
DENMARK (Copenhagen) Queen Margaret II
DOMINICAN (Santo Domingo de Guzman) President Joaquin Balaguer
ALGERIA (Algiers a + El Biar d + El Mouradia r) President Houari Boumedienne
ECUADOR (San Francisco of Quito) President General Guillermo Rodriguez Lara
EGYPT (Cairo a + Alexandria r) President Anwar El-Sadat
SPAIN (Madrid) King Juan Carlos I
ETHIOPIA (Addis Ababa) Tafari Benti
FINLAND (Helsinki a + Kultaranta s) President Urho Kekkonen
FALKLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES (Port Stanley)
FRANCE (Paris) President Valery Giscard d´Estaing
GABON (Libreville) President Omar Bongo
FRENCH GUIANA (Cayenne)
GHANA (Accra) President Ignatius Kutu Acheampong
GIBRALTAR (Gibraltar)
GREENLAND (Godthaab a)
GUINEA (Conakry) President Ahmed Sekou Toure
GUADELOUPE (Basse-Terre)
EQUATORIAL GUINEA (Malabo a) President Francisco Macias Nguema
GREECE (Athens a) President Constantine Tsatsos
GUATEMALA (Guatemala City) President Kjell Eugenio Laugerud Garcia
GUYANA (Georgetown) President Arthur Chung
HONG KONG (Victoria City)
HONDURAS (Tegucigalpa a + Comayaguela c) Juan Alberto Melgar Castro
HAITI (Port Au Prince) President Jean-Claude Duvalier Baby Doc
HUNGARY (Budapest) Janos Kadar
INDONESIA (Jakarta a + Bogor r + Chipanas r + Yogyakarta r + Tampaksiring r) President Suharto
IRELAND (Dublin) President Cearbhall O Dalaigh
ISRAEL (West Jerusalem qru + Tel Aviv-Jaffa i) President Ephraim Katzir
INDIA (New Delhi a + Simla s + Bolarum w) President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
IRAQ (Baghdad) President Ahmad Hassan al-Bakr
IRAN (Tehran) Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi
ICELAND (Reykjavik a + Alftanes r) President Kristjan Eldjarn
ITALY (Rome) President Giovanni Leone
JAMAICA (Kingston) Queen Elizabeth II
JORDAN (Amman) King Hussein I
JAPAN (Tokyo) Emperor Hirohito
KENYA (Nairobi) President Jomo Kenyatta
KAMPUCHEA (Phnom Penh) Saloth Sar Pol Pot
COMOROS (Moroni) Said Mohamed Jaffar
NORTH KOREA (Pyongyang a) Kim Il-Sung
SOUTH KOREA (Seoul a) President Park Chung-Hee
KUWAIT (Kuwait City) Emir Sheikh Sabah III Al Salim Al Sabah
LAOS (Vientiane a + Luangphrabang r) King Savang Vatthana
LEBANON (Beirut) President Suleiman Franjieh
SRI LANKA (Colombo a + Kandy r) President William Gopallawa
LIBERIA (Monrovia) President William Richard Tolbert Jr
LUXEMBOURG (Luxembourg City) Grand Duke Jean
LIBYA (Tripoli a) Guide Muammar Gaddafi
MOROCCO (Rabat a) King Hassan II
MADAGASCAR (Tananarive) Didier Ratsiraka
MALI (Bamako) President Moussa Traore
BURMA (Rangoon) President Ne Win
MONGOLIA (Ulan-Bator) Yumjaagiyn Tsedenbal
MARTINIQUE (Fort of France)
MAURITANIA (Nouakchott) President Moktar Ould Daddah
MAURITIUS (Port Louis a + Reduit in Moka r) Queen Elizabeth II
MALAWI (Lilongwe a + Zomba b) President Hastings Banda
MEXICO (Mexico City) President Luis Echeverria Alvarez
MALAYSIA (Kuala Lumpur) Sultan Yahya Petra
NAMIBIA (Lusaka x) President Sam Nujoma
NEW CALEDONIA (Noumea)
NIGER (Niamey) President Seyni Kountche
NORFOLK ISLAND (Kingston)
NIGERIA (Lagos) Murtala Mohammed
NICARAGUA (Managua) President Anastasio Somoza Debayle
NETHERLANDS (Amsterdam a + The Hague jlr + Wassenaar r) Queen Juliana
NORWAY (Oslo) King Olav V
NEPAL (Kathmandu) Maharajah Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
NEW ZEALAND (Wellington) Queen Elizabeth II
OMAN (Muscat) Sultan Qaboos bin Said
PANAMA (Panama City) Supreme Leader General Omar Torrijos Herrera
PERU (Lima) President General Francisco Morales Bermudez
FRENCH POLYNESIA (Papeete)
PHILIPPINES (Quezon City a + Manila lr + Baguio City s) President Ferdinand Marcos
PAKISTAN (Islamabad) President Fazal Elahi Chaudhry
POLAND (Warsaw) Edward Gierek
PORTUGAL (Lisbon) President Francisco da Costa Gomes
PARAGUAY (Assumption) President Alfredo Stroessner
QATAR (Doha) Emir Sheikh Khalifah bin Hamad Al Thani
REUNION (Saint Denis of the Reunion)
ROMANIA (Bucharest) Nicolae Ceausescu
RWANDA (Kigali) President Juvenal Habyarimana
SAUDI ARABIA (Riyadh) King Khalid
SEYCHELLES (Port Victoria) Queen Elizabeth II
SUDAN (Khartoum) President Gaafar Muhammad Numairy
SWEDEN (Stockholm) King Charles XVI Gustav
SINGAPORE (Singapore) President Benjamin Henry Sheares
SIERRA LEONE (Freetown) President Siaka Stevens
SENEGAL (Dakar) President Leopold Sedar Senghor
SOMALIA (Mogadishu) President Muhammad Siad Barre
SURINAM (Paramaribo) President Johan Ferrier
SOVIET UNION (Moscow) Leonid Brezhnev
EL SALVADOR (San Salvador) President Arturo Armando Molina
SYRIA (Damascus) President Hafez Al-Assad
CHAD (Ndjamena) Felix Malloum
TOGO (Lome) President Gnassingbe Eyadema
THAILAND (Bangkok) King Rama IX Bhumibol Adulyadej
TUNISIA (Tunis) President Habib Bourguiba
EAST TIMOR (Vila Maumeta)
TURKEY (Ankara a) President Fahri Koruturk
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (Port-of-Spain) Queen Elizabeth II
TANZANIA (Dar Es Salaam a + Dodoma f) President Julius Nyerere
UKRAINE (Kiev) Vladimir Shcherbytsky
UGANDA (Kampala a + Entebbe r) President Idi Amin Dada
UNITED KINGDOM (London a + Westminster lr + Edinburgh s + Windsor r) Queen Elizabeth II
AMERICA (Washington-District of Columbia) President Gerald Ford
URUGUAY (Montevideo) President Juan Maria Bordaberry
NORTH VIETNAM (Hanoi) Le Duan
VENEZUELA (Caracas) President Carlos Andres Perez
VIETNAM-IN-EXILE (Garden Grove x) Nguyen Hoang Dan
SOUTH YEMEN (Aden) President Salem Ali Rubayyi
NORTH YEMEN (Sanaa) President Ibrahim Muhammad al-Hamadi
YUGOSLAVIA (Belgrade) President Josip Broz Tito
ZAMBIA (Lusaka) President Kenneth Kaunda
FUNCHAL (Funchal)
RHODESIA (Salisbury) President Clifford Dupont



* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

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