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How to find out about the United Nations

United Nations. Dept. of Public Information.

How to find out about the United Nations

facts about the United Nations and material available.

by United Nations. Dept. of Public Information.

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A36 1955a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p.
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6194052M
    LC Control Number56000295
    OCLC/WorldCa26229907

      The purpose of this edited collection is to appraise the role of the United Nations in relation to the principle of self-determination. This book takes a practical approach to discussing what role the UN plays in cases of self-determination and, importantly, it also ventures beyond this area’s usual discussions of the inherent conflict between self-determination and sovereignty. The special value of the Global Compact at its inception was its engagement with major actors, its Principles, its association with the United Nations and its commitment to operate through dialogue. It engaged business with the United Nations. Its principles were rooted in universal and legitimate international by: 4.

    United Nations: A History begins with its creation in Although the organization was created to prevent war, many conflicts have arisen, ranging from The Korean War, to The Six Day War, to genocide in Bosnia and Rwanda. Stanley Meisler’s in-depth research examines the crises and many key political leaders. In this second edition, Meisler brings his popular history up to date . United Nations Treaty Series / Recueil des Traites des Nations Unies 10 Apr In accordance with Article of the Charter and the relevant General Assembly Resolutions, every treaty and international agreement registered or filed and recorded with the Secretariat since is published in the United Nations Treaty Series.

    UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) United Nations Industrial Development Organization Wartime Origins and the Future United Nations Find out more? View free chapters from books in the Routledge Research in Human Rights Law series View a full list of books from the Routledge Research in Human Rights Law Find out more about the Routledge.   This is not really an "Insider's Guide to the UN." No insider's guide would admit in its sources section that it "relied heavily on the web sites of the UN and its various organs, agencies, commissions, and programs," or cotton to heavily "consult[ing:] the standard reference work by the UN, 'Basic Facts about the United Nations.'"/5.


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