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Embassy of Niger in Washington, DC
The official website of the Embassy of Niger provides a general country profile, information about the Government and its institutions, Niger news, holidays, business and finance and travel and tourism.
Organization of the Government of Niger
U.S. State Department - Bureau of African Affairs
This site is managed by the Office of Electronic Information, Bureau of Public Affairs and is a portal for information from the U.S. State Department.
Government and Political Conditions of Niger
Governments on the WWW
This is a comprehensive database of governmental institutions on the World Wide Web: parliaments, ministries, offices, law courts, embassies, city councils, public broadcasting corporations, central banks, multi-governmental institutions etc. Includes also political parties.
Niger
The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
The IPU is the world organization of parliaments of sovereign States. It was established in 1889. The Union is the focal point for world-wide parliamentary dialogue and works for peace and co-operation among peoples and for the firm establishment of representative democracy.
National Assembly
Elections Around the World
Wilfried Derken’s Elections Around the World is a database that includes files on every independent country in the world. It includes recent election results from around the world.
Elections: Niger
Amnesty International
Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international standards. In particular, Amnesty International campaigns to free all prisoners of conscience; ensure fair and prompt trials for political prisoners; abolish the death penalty, torture and other cruel treatment of prisoners; end political killings and "disappearances"; and oppose human rights abuses by opposition groups.
Amnesty International publications and news releases, 1996-Annual Report 2001
Freedom House
Freedom House is a clear voice for democracy and freedom around the world. Founded nearly sixty years ago by Eleanor Roosevelt, Wendell Willkie, and other Americans concerned with the mounting threats to peace and democracy, Freedom House has been a vigorous proponent of democratic values and a steadfast opponent of dictatorships of the far left and the far right.