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Types of Intergovernmental Organization


Table 3 of Identifying, Counting and Categorizing Intergovernmental Organization


GROUP I

Formality-1: Secretariat / Offices / Organization

  • Legality-1 : Legally constituted (de jure)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-2 : Not legally constituted (de facto, thru wider mandate)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-3 : Other (illegal)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)

Formality-2: No secretariat / Offices / Organization

  • Legality-1 : Legally constituted (de jure)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-2 : Not legally constituted (de facto, thru wider mandate)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-3 : Other (illegal)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)

Formality-3: Other forms of organization (eg electronic)

  • Legality-1 : Legally constituted (de jure)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-2 : Not legally constituted (de facto, thru wider mandate)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)
  • Legality-3 : Other (illegal)
    • Duration-1 : Continuing
    • Duration-2 : Specified period
    • Duration-3 : Other (ad hoc, ephemeral, dormant)

GROUP II

Openness

  • Public
  • Restricted
  • Secret

Mediated

  • Unmediated
  • Client
  • Pseudo
  • Person

Autonomy / Emanation

  • Autonomous
  • Intra-
  • Inter-
  • Parasitical

Hybrid


GROUP III

Laterality / Membership -- update with SECT.FLAG3 (for the moment)

  • Multi- : B
  • Cross- : C
  • Bi-
  • Uni-

Focus

  • Cross-sectoral
  • Specific
  • Opportunistic

Interaction

  • Isolated / Introvert
  • Interactive / Extrovert

Mode

  • Policy elaboration
  • Advisory
  • Technical (banking, judicial, monitoring)