o UNESCO UN Educational Scientific Cultural Organization Major Divisions of the

O unesco un educational scientific cultural

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o UNESCO: UN Educational Scientific & Cultural Organization Major Divisions of the UN o General Assembly; legislative branch in regular state gov’t (laws/resolutions) o Secretariat; Overseer ( Current one is Aban Kimoon) No real power, more like general manager o Economic & Social Council; o International Court of Justice; Judicial Branch, break a law and will be sent to punished o Trusteeship Council o Security Council; Executive Branch, no president but itself is the president, Real leadership of UN as a whole Can’t have peace w/o equality and w/ massive injustice and chronic poverty Nots would say hasn’t done anything, but supporters would WWIII hasn’t occurred and not any state to state conflict Conflict has decreased since the org formation UN: Security Council
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Permanent 5 members= “President” Have Veto Power Executive Branch 15 members of SC: 10 rotating members & 5 permanent members 10 rotating seats have 2 year terms; Vote in 5 every year P5: US, UK, China, Russia, France Any P5 can veto any UN resolution and will stop dead in its tracks, just one vote to kill anything What do 5 countries have in common? P5 all have nuclear weapons; first five countries to have and declare their nuclear weaponry on earth P5 were the winners of WWII UK lapdog to US foreign policy; Russia and China typically support each other’s resolutions and opinions; France wild card, in between Most if planet earth not represented by P5 How does dynamics work? Any UN resolution has to go through the security council
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