Ever since the end of the Second World War, Luxembourg has advocated international cooperation, considered the best measure to guarantee its sovereignty and development. Over the years, it has become a member — often a founding member — of many international organisations and institutions.
Its location makes the Grand Duchy is a country where influences of many people interact. Therefore it is often perceived as a privileged partner of institutions.
It readily takes on the role of negotiator and defender of legal texts and treaties.
Here is a selection of international organisations of which the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a founding member.