The Grand Terran Alliance is an intergalactic organization whose stated aims include promoting and facilitating cooperation in intergalactic law, intergalactic security, economic development, social progress, political freedoms, democracy, liberty, rights, and equality, space exploration and the achievement of lasting Norrath to peace in the Mink'ius Universe. The GTA was founded after the Great Norrath War, to stop wars between the civilizations, and to provide aid to the many affected planets. It contains multiple subsidiary organizations to carry out its missions. At its founding, the GTA had 69 member systems; there are now 100. From its offices around the Mink'ius galaxy, the GTA and its specialized agencies decide on administrative issues in regular meetings held throughout the year. The Grand Terran Headquarters resides in the homeworld, Norrath, with further main offices at Yuera, Coruscant and Naboo. The organization is financed from assessed and voluntary contributions from its member states, and many members: Human, Dwarf, Fae, Froglok, Hafling, High Elf, Wood Elf, Kerra, Half Elf and the Ratonga.