30 Ways the United Nations in Vienna Makes a Difference

The Vienna International Centre (VIC) is home to the following members of the United Nations family: Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR), International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Vienna Office/Interim Secretariat of the Carpathian Convention, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Office in Austria, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Information Service (UNIS) Vienna, United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA), United Nations Register of Damage Caused by the Construction of the Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (UNRoD) and United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR).

The Vienna International Centre marks its 30th anniversary in 2009. Over the past 30 years, the United Nations family in Vienna has made a difference in…