Past Canadian Initiatives
Canada's Diplomatic Missions to the United Nations
Canada has seven diplomatic missions accredited to the UN:
1.The Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations in New York
Responsible for overall relations with the United Nations and delegations of member countries, including the Security Council, the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council, UNDP, UNICEF, and the Department of Peacekeeping Operations. http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/prmny-mponu/index.aspx?lang=eng
2. The Permanent Mission of Canada to the Office of the United Nations in Geneva
Responsible for relations with the UN offices in Geneva, including the High Commissioner for Refugees, the High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Conference on Disarmament.
3. The Permanent Delegation of Canada to UNESCO in Paris
Responsible for Canada's relations with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
4.The Permanent Mission of Canada to International Organizations in Vienna
Responsible for relations with the UN offices in Vienna, including the International Atomic Energy Agency.
5.The Permanent Mission of Canada to the Office of the United Nations in Nairobi
Responsible for relations to the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (UN-HABITAT) and to the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP).
6.The Permanent Mission of Canada to the FAO in Rome
Responsible for relations with the Food and Agriculture Organization, the World Food Programme, and the International Fund for Agricultural Development.
7. The Permanent Mission of Canada to the ICAO in Montreal
Responsible for relations with the International Civil Aviation Organization.