Title: Organization and Agencies of the U.N.
U.N. International Bank for Reconstruction & Development
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
752 
KPC#
C-4908 
MICHEL#
773 
StanGib#
927 
Scott#
761 
Date of Issue
05/30/1971 
Quantity
500,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
U.N. International Bank for Reconstruction & Development 
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 Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD): Founded on December 27, 1945, IBRD is dedicated to the rehabilitation of war-shattered economy, transition of economy to a peace-time economic system, extending of assistance to member countries in their endeavors for economic rehabilitation and development by means of helping provide countries in the developing stage with long-term loans.