Title: Organization and Agencies of the U.N.
U.N. World Meteorological Association
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
755 
KPC#
C-501 
MICHEL#
784 
StanGib#
938 
Scott#
772 
Date of Issue
05/30/1971 
Quantity
500,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
U.N. World Meteorological Association 
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.

World Meteorological Organization (WMO): Founded on March 23, 1950, WMO is dedicated to the promotion of international cooperation in the field of meteorological observation, establishment of a firm system for the fast exchange of meteorological information, standardization of meteorological observation, and encouragement of meteorological study and study and education throughout the world.