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U.S. Government Websites About Other Countries
U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheet
Background Notes from the US Department of State include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.
U.S. Department of State Country Information
Contains information on press releases, business information, U.S. embassy information, and more.
Country Information from Other Governments
GRID-Arendal was established in 1989 to support environmentally sustainable development by working with UN Environment and other partners. The organization communicates environmental knowledge through innovative communication tools, especially maps created from environmental data.
United Nations-Cartographic Section
Over 100 maps searchable by region or country-along with country profiles. Also includes thematic maps and the latest deployment maps of U.N. peacekeeping operations.
Library of Congress Resources
Multi-national Governing Organizations
globalEDGE This link opens in a new window
A global business knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business issues. Maintained by Michigan State University.
Population Reference Bureau This link opens in a new window
Database contains current data on 136 population, health, and environment variables for more than 220 countries, 28 world regions and sub-regions, and the world as a whole.