• Last updated: 27 Mar. 2020 17:45

Partners

NATO cooperates with a range of international organisations and countries in different structures. Below is a list of these partners with links to web pages on their relations with NATO as well as links to their information servers.

NATO's Mediterranean Dialogue

The following seven countries of the Mediterranean region are currently involved:

 

    1st Chamber Senate Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence Armed Forces Delegation
                     
Algeria
Egypt
Israel
Jordan
Mauritania
Morocco
Tunisia Head of State

Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI)

To date, the following four countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council have joined:

 

    1st Chamber Senate Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence Armed Forces Delegation
                     
                     
Bahrain Government Head of State
Kuwait Government Head of State
Qatar Ministry of Foreign Affairs
United Arab Emirates Head of State

 

Partners across the globe

In addition to its formal partnerships, NATO cooperates with a range of countries which are not part of these structures. Often referred to as "Partners across the globe", these countries develop cooperation with NATO in areas of mutual interest, including emerging security challenges, and some contribute actively to NATO operations either militarily or in some other way.

    1st Chamber Senate Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence Armed Forces Delegation
                   
Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan3
Flag of Australia Australia Government Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence
Flag of Colombia Colombia Head of State Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence
Flag of Iraq Iraq Government Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence
Flag of Japan Japan 1st Chamber Senate Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Flag of the Republic of Korea Republic of Korea Ministry of Defence
Flag of Mongolia Mongolia
Flag of New Zealand New Zealand Government Government Head of State Prime Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan 1st Chamber Senate Government Head of State Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Defence

 

International organisations

In addition to its partnerships with countries, NATO cooperates with a range of international organisations.

 

Legend

 

Parliament, 1st Chamber
Senate, 2nd Chamber
Government
Head of State / President
Prime Minister
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry/Department of Defence
Military / Chief of Staff
National Mission or Delegation to NATO
Information Centre

 

Footnotes

 

  1. Allies have suspended practical cooperation between NATO and Belarus, while maintaining dialogue, as necessary.
  2. Practical cooperation has been suspended since 2014 in response to Russia’s illegal and illegitimate annexation of Crimea, Ukraine, which NATO will never recognise. Political and military channels of communication remain open.
  3. Under the current circumstances, NATO has suspended all cooperation with and support to Afghanistan.