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Basic Facts About the United Nations, 1983

Basic Facts About the United Nations, 1983

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ISBN 100317008919
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Basic Facts About the United Nations, 1983 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Basic Facts about the United Nations, 42nd Edition This comprehensive handbook designed for the general public explains the structure of the United Nations, how the Organization works, the main issues it addresses and its importance for people ://   Published sinceBasic Facts about the United Nations serves as a trusted guide to the United Nations and its system of related agencies.

The 42nd edition provides a concise overview of the Organization’s work throughout the world—including current peacekeeping and peacebuilding missions—along with essential information on UN membership and :// Editions for Basic Facts about the United Nations: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Paperb COVID Resources.

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Material is divided into sections on the origin, programs, purpose, principles, and structure of the United Nations; the United Nations at work for International Peace; the United Nations at Work for Economic and Social Development; The United Nations at Work for Decolonization; the United Nations at Work for Human Rights; the United ?id=ED 2 days ago  The Yearbook.

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