Wednesday, 20 February 2013
United Nations Handbook 2012-13 e-publication is available online free
The United Nations Handbook contains the up-to-date information on the structure, aims, membership and contact details of the United Nations bodies such as the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, the Trusteeship Council, the International Court of Justice, the Secretariat and subsidiary and associated bodies of the United Nations. It has published annually since 1961 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, New Zealand as a ready reference guide.
This year is the 50th edition of the United Nations Handbook. The e-copy of the United Nations Handbook 2012-13 is freely available at http://www.mfat.govt.nz/UNHB2012/index.php with features such as fully searchable text, an active contents page and index and the ability to leave bookmarks and notes.
We have the print copies of the United Nations Handbook from 1989 to 1990, 1992 to 1995 and 2000 to 2010/2011 in the University Library. Please refer to the library record for the library holdings (http://easysearch.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/cgi-bin/record?id=b1214971)