ORGS #4 - UN Mission and Structure Called smurfs by locals because of light blue outfit Mission o 1945 UN created o Solve international disputes before

ORGS #4 - UN Mission and Structure Called smurfs by locals...

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UN: Mission and Structure Called smurfs by locals because of light blue outfit Mission o 1945 – UN created o Solve international disputes before they become something more 192 members of UN, Vatican City is only sovereign state not included Biggest organization on earth Based on pursuit of human rights o WWII genocides caused this All the countries in the world agreed that human rights is the main reason for the UN 1948 – Universal Declaration of Human Rights passed o Not legally binding 3 main categories o Peace keeping and security o Human rights and humanitarian assistance o Social economic development Committees of the UN o World Bank o IMF – International Monetary Fund o UNICEF o WHO – World Health Organization o UNESCO Major Divisions of the UN o General Assembly Main deliberative organ of the UN Composed of representatives of all member states Pass the law Every country has a seat o Secretariat Overseer Head secretary general is Ban Ki-moon No ‘real’ power o

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