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Chapter : General Policy and Analysis

General Policy and Analysis

General policy and analysis

Basic Resources


Bureau of Intelligence and Research (INR) (State Dept.),2201 C St. N.W., #6468, 20520-6531; (202) 647-9177. Fax, (202) 736-4688. Daniel B. Smith, Assistant Secretary.


Coordinates foreign policy–related research, analysis, and intelligence programs for the State Dept. and other federal agencies.

Bureau of International Organization Affairs (IO) (State Dept.),2201 C St. N.W., #6323, 20520-6319; (202) 647-9600. Fax, (202) 647-9722. Kevin Moley, Assistant Secretary. Press, (202) 647-6899.

General email,

Web, and Twitter, @State_IO

Coordinates and develops policy guidelines for U.S. participation in the United Nations and in other international organizations and conferences.

Bureau of International Organization Affairs (IO) (State Dept.), International Conferences,2401 E St. N.W., Room H436, 20522; (202) 663-1024. Mark J. Biedlingmaier, Director.


Coordinates U.S. participation in multilateral conferences and accredits delegations.

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