||It has been suggested that General Secretary be merged into this article. (Discuss) Proposed since May 2013.|
Secretary-General is a title many different organizations give to their leader.
The United Nations Secretary-General is described as the chief administrative officer and the de facto head of the United Nations. The Office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations hires, terminates, and controls all United Nations staff and relief efforts around the World.
The Commonwealth of Nations also calls their de facto leader Secretary-General. The Secretary-General advises member nations and heads conferences with the Head of the Commonwealth, currently Queen Elizabeth II. The monarch of the United Kingdom is the ex officio Head of the Commonwealth of Nations.
International intergovernmental organizations
International nongovernmental organizations
|Amnesty International (AI)|
|Anglican Consultative Council (ACC)|
|Council of Diaspora Métis (CDM)|
|The Duke of Edinburgh's Award International Association (IAA)|
|European Law Students' Association (ELSA)|
|The European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment|
|International Chamber of Shipping|
|The International Community of Breeders of Asexually Reproduced Ornamental and Fruit Varieties - CIOPORA|
|International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)|
|International People's Conference Organisation (IPCO)|
|International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)|
|International Union of Young Farmers (IUYF)|
|No Peace Without Justice|
|The Orange Defense Network (ODN)|
|Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization|
|World Organization of the Scout Movement|
Sports governing bodies
|-||International Basketball Federation (FIBA)|