As we all know, ever year, thousands of international meetings are held about countless topics and millions of academicians and business people travel around the world. Have you ever thought about how many international meetings are held in the world? Or how many people participate in them? Which country hosts the biggest number of events? Whatever you think, we are sure that the numbers are much greater than you imagine. Union of International Associations publishes an annual report each year and we created an infographic for you in reference to the latest report of UIA that reflects the 2012 numbers of international associations’ events.
Dating back to 1907, UIA is an independent research institute whose focus is the work of International Nongovernmental Organizations and Intergovernmental Organizations from past to present. UIA is the most reliable source of information on the activities and concerns of the international associations all over the world for over 100 years and promotes public awareness of these global organizations.