established-1-6 September 1961
The first Conference of Non-Aligned Heads of State, at which 25 countries were represented, was convened at Belgrade in September 1961, largely through the initiative of Yugoslavian President Tito.
Members-Afghanistan Algeria Angola Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Botswana Brunei Darussalam Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile Colombia Comoros Congo Cote d'Ivoire Cuba Cyprus Democratic People's Republic of Korea Djibouti Democratic Republic of Congo Ecuador Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Honduras India Indonesia Iran Islamic Republic of Iraq Jamaica Jordan Kenya Kuwait Lao People's Democratic Republic Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libyan Arab Jamahirya Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mongolia Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Papua New Guinea Peru Philippines Qatar Rwanda Saint Lucia Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Somalia South Africa Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Syrian Arab Republic Thailand Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkmenistan Uganda United Arab Emirates United Republic of Tanzania Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen *Yugoslavia Zambia Zimbabwe *Suspended
Observers-(19) African National Congress, Afro-Asian Solidarity Organization, Antigua and Barbuda, Arab League, Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Dominica, El Salvador, Islamic Conference, Kanaka Socialist National Liberation Front (New Caledonia), Mexico, Mongolia, Organization of African Unity, Pan Africanist Congress of Azania, Philippines, Socialist Party of Puerto Rico, UN, Uruguay
Guests-(21) Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Finland, Germany,Greece, Hungary, Netherlands, NZ, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland