Our Member Organizations


Our Member Organizations

(As of 31 December 2017)

The United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund is a defined benefit fund established by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 1948. The Fund is entrusted to provide retirement, death, disability and other benefits and related services to its participants, retirees and beneficiaries comprising the staff of the United Nations and 23 other organizations admitted to membership in the Fund.

As of 31 December 2017, the member organizations of the Fund are the United Nations* and the following:

Member Organization Year of Admission Number of Participants
World Health Organization (WHO) 1949 10,732
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) 1950 10,533
International Organization for Migration (IOM) 2007 5,052
International Labour Organization (ILO) 1953 3,629
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) 1958 2,679
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural (UNESCO) 1951 2,434
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) 1977 1,209
International Criminal Court (ICC) 2004 1,167
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) 1951 799
International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 1960 721
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) 1986 673
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) 1977 580
Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) 2009 450
World Meteorological Organization (WMO) 1952 350
International Maritime Organization (IMO) 1959 280
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) 1996 175
World Trade Organization (WTO) 1996 83
Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) 2005 45
International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) 1997 41
International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM) 1981 39
International Seabed Authority (ISA) 1998 38
European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO) 1983 18
Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) 2019 277
TOTAL   127,013


* Number of Active Participants from the United Nations were 85,009