Title: Organization and Agencies of the U.N.
U.N. Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
750 
KPC#
C-488 
MICHEL#
771 
StanGib#
925 
Scott#
759 
Date of Issue
05/30/1971 
Quantity
500,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
U.N. Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization 
Designer
Kang Choon-whan 
Image Area
33mm*23mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
5Ąż10 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printer
Government Printing & Mint Agency of the Repubic of Korea 
Description
In honor of the competence and meritorious achievements accomplished by the United Nations, the Ministry of Communications is to issue on May 30, 1971, a king-size postage stamp comprising 25 kinds of ordinary-size stamps with each of which depicting the major organizations and special agencies of the world organization and Tae Geuk Ki, the national flag of the Republic of Korea, respectively.

During the period of April through June, 1945, delegates from 50 nations gathered in San Francisco and adopted the Charter of the U.N. Indeed, the U.N., which was officially inaugurated on October 24 the same year as the largest international organization in history, has contributed a great deal to the promotion of world peace and welfare of mankind. A total of 127 countries from throughout the world are affiliated with the U.N. as its members.

United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) : Founded on November 4, 1946, UNESCO is dedicated to the protection and preservation of basic rights of mankind regardless of difference in religion, language, sex or race. It also contributes to the promotion of world peace and security by means of encouraging international cooperation in such fields as culture, science and education.