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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 01.1.3

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 01 - General public services
  • Group: 01.1 - Executive and legislative organs, financial and fiscal affairs, external affairs
  • Class: 01.1.3 - External affairs (CS)

Explanatory note

- Administration of external affairs and services;
- operation of the ministry of external affairs and diplomatic and consular missions stationed abroad or at offices of international organizations; operation or support of information and cultural services for distribution beyond national boundaries; operation or support of libraries, reading rooms and reference services located abroad;
- regular subscriptions and special contributions to meet general operating expenses of international organizations.
Excludes: economic aid to developing countries and countries in transition (01.2.1); economic aid missions accredited to foreign governments (01.2.1); contributions to aid programmes administered by international or regional organizations (01.2.2); military units stationed abroad (02.1.0); military aid to foreign countries (02.3.0); general foreign economic and commercial affairs (04.1.1); tourism affairs and services (04.7.3).

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