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As the world’s only truly universal global organization, the united nations has become the foremost forum to address issues that transcend national boundaries and cannot be resolved by any.
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United nations (un), international organization established on october 24, 1945 the united nations (un) was the second multipurpose international organization established in the 20th.
In 1945, world leaders convened to create a united nations to resolve international conflicts delegates met in san francisco to write the charter, establishing its headquarters in new york. This part of the globalissuesorg web site looks into some of the causes of poverty around the world issues covered include inequality the relationship between the rich and poor. Official channel of the united nations this channel features videos on a wide range of global topics including current news, peace and security, social and.
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