Baha'i International Community

Organization's name: Baha'i International Community
Headquarters address  
Address: 866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 120
New York, NY 10017

United States of America
Phone: 1-212-803-2500
Fax: 1-212-803-2566
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Men and boys
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Research
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women in power and decision-making

Sustainable Development:
  • Climate change
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • Poverty
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
Geographic scope: International
Mission statement:
Year of registration (YYYY): 1970
Number and type of members: The Baha'i International Community (BIC) is an international non-governmental organization with affiliates in over 180 countries and territories, which together represent over 5 million members of the Baha'i Faith.

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Non-governmental organization