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Title:
Image & reality : questions and answers about the United Nations.
Author:
United Nations. Department of Public Information.
Publication Information:
New York : United Nations Dept. of Public Information, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
51 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"United Nations publication sales no. E.99.1.7"--T.p. verso.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Corporate Subject:
ISBN:
9789211008012
Format :
Book

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Central Library JZ4984.6 .I475 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

The heightened role of the United Nations in the promotion of peace & security, development & human rights has been accompanied by many questions regarding the work of the Organization. This book provides simple answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the UN, including: How are peacekeeping operations organized? What is the Organization doing to promote human rights? How is the UN addressing environmental problems? How is the budget determined? Is the Organization overstaffed? What reforms are being undertaken to improve its work? This book helps you to get to know the United Nations & how you can support its work.


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