The Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (PO Box 11-8575, Riad-El-Solh Square, Beirut, Lebanon) was founded in 1974 (1394 AH) to expand the facilities for researching and co-ordinating developmental activities, previously offered by the United Nations Economic and Social Office in Beirut.

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