Title: Organization and Agencies of the U.N.
U.N. International Monetary Fund
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
751 
KPC#
C-4948 
MICHEL#
777 
StanGib#
931 
Scott#
765 
Date of Issue
05/30/1971 
Quantity
500,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
U.N. International Monetary Fund 
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.

International Monetary Fund (IMF) : IMF was founded on December 27, 1945. Its tasks and duties include promotion of international cooperation with regard to currency, promotion of trade among countries, stabilization of exchange rates, establishment of multilateral means of settlement for expenditing currency transactions among member countries, and extending cooperation for the elimination of unnecessary or excessive control of foreign exchanges, which impedes the expansion of world trade.