Search form

North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Overview of the world's largest military alliance.
Grade Level: 9-12

This site explores the wide array of initiatives of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). It includes articles, interviews, videos, speeches, and educational materials. An on-site search tool is available and the site is also available in French.
The site is well-organized and provides easy access to the main areas. A left side navigation menu is available, as well as a drop-down menu with quick links. Features are listed in the main area of the front page.

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is an alliance of 26 countries from North America and Europe working to fulfill the goals set forth in the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949. First time visitors to the site may want to begin with the "What is NATO?" link at the top. This slide show gives an overview of what NATO does, explains how it works and what's on the agenda, and provides links for finding more information. There is also a handy FAQ section that will answer most of your questions. The site offers access to NATO speeches, a multimedia section with photo essays, audio and video files, and an archive of the NATO Review, the in-house magazine.



Education World®
Copyright © 2009 Education World

Updated 2009