The International Directory of Government 2012
Routledge – 2012 – 752 pages
The International Directory of Government is the definitive guide to people in power in every part of the world. All the top decision-makers are included in this one-volume publication, which brings together government institutions, agencies and personnel from the largest nations (China, India, Russia, etc.) to the smallest overseas dependencies (Guadeloupe, Guernsey and Christmas Island, etc).
Institutional entries contain the names and titles of principal officials, postal, e-mail and internet addresses, telephone and fax numbers, and other relevant details.
New for 2012
The new 9th edition will reflect changes to government ministers and ministries following twelve months of dramatic political events around the world, from mid-2011 to mid-2012, including:
Users will benefit from:
For a number of countries, information has also been included about provincial government where considerable power is devolved to government at that level.
'This focused Directory is well presented, easy to follow and full of useful information for governments and for those wishing to do business with governments.'- Australian Library Review
'… a well produced, attractive work. Those primarily interested in easily accessible directory data on governments should consider its acquisition.' - American Reference Book Annual