Geneva Switzerland Tourist Information
The European headquarters of the United Nations and its various agencies are scatter across a number of buildings in Geneva Switzerland. They include the Palais des Nations and the World Trade Organization (WTO) Building.
The building in this photograph is of the former headquarters of the League of Nations. The wings on either side of the main structure were added when the UN was founded after WW2.
Topics dealt with at the UN in Geneva include: health, labor, human rights, humanitarian action, disaster relief, international trade and development and disarmament. To learn about tours of the UN, please visit: unog.ch.