Geneva, 's second-most populous city and the largest French-speaking city in Switzerland, is one of the world's major centers of international diplomacy, having served as the site of the headquarters of the International Committee of the Red Cross since its foundation in 1863.

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The is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for international public health. is situated 3 km north of Geneva. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is an intergovernmental organization that is concerned with the regulation of international trade between nations. is situated 2 km north of Geneva. Photo: World Trade Organization, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, sometimes rendered in English as Doctors Without Borders… Photo: Jklamo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a municipality in the Canton of Geneva, . is situated 2½ km south of Geneva. Photo: HJPD, CC BY 3.0.

is a municipality of the Canton of Geneva, . is situated 3 km southwest of Geneva. Photo: Bermill, Public domain.

is a municipality of the Canton of Geneva, . is situated 3½ km north of Geneva. Photo: Schutz, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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