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Universal Postal Union

Identification number in the register: 81947973709-24
Registration date: 07/06/2010 14:50:10

The information on this entity was last modified on: 12/05/2014 09:39:19
The date of the last annual update was: 12/05/2014 09:39:19

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Universal Postal Union

UPU

United Nations specialized agency

    Section of registration

VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.

Other public or mixed entities, etc.

    Contact details

Weltpoststrasse, 4
P.O. box: 3000 Berne 15
Berne 3000
SWITZERLAND

(+0041) 313503111

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    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Bishar Hussein

Directeur général

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Ricardo Guilherme

Directeur des Affaires juridiques

    Goals / remit

The aim of the UPU is to secure the organization and improvement of the postal services and to promote in this sphere the development of international collaboration.
The mission of the UPU is to stimulate the lasting development of efficient and accessible univeral postal services of quality in order to facilitate communication between the inhabitants of the world by guaranteeing the free circulation of postal items over a single postal territory composed of interconnected networks, encouraging the adoption of fair common standards and the use of technology, ensuring cooperation and interaction among stakeholders, promoting efective technical cooperation and ensuring the satisfaction of customer's changing needs.

global

    Activities

services postaux internationaux

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

290

The UPU International Bureau (Secretariat of the organisation) has about 290 staff members.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

192

  • AUSTRIA
  • BELGIUM
  • BULGARIA
  • CYPRUS
  • CZECH REPUBLIC
  • DENMARK
  • ESTONIA
  • FINLAND
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • GREECE
  • HUNGARY
  • IRELAND
  • ITALY
  • LATVIA
  • LITUANIA
  • LUXEMBOURG
  • MALTA
  • NETHERLANDS
  • POLAND
  • PORTUGAL
  • ROMANIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SLOVENIA
  • SPAIN
  • SWEDEN
  • UNITED KINGDOM

The UPU is a UN specialized agency. It is an intergovernmental organization including 192 member countries.

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

37,235,000 €

37,235,000 €

0 €

0 €

37,235,000 €

0 €

0 €

0 €

0 €

Information about the UPU's Finance can be found in articles 128 to 131 of the UPU's General Regulations (http://www.upu.int/nc/en/the-upu/acts/acts-in-four-volumes/acts-in-four-volumes-detailed-document-page/showuid/507/pointer/0.html)

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.