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Everyone"s United Nations.

United Nations. Department of Public Information.

Everyone"s United Nations.

by United Nations. Department of Public Information.

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Published by U.N. Dept. of Public Info. in New York .
Written in English


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Pagination484p.
Number of Pages484
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Open LibraryOL21175736M

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  The nation will be in danger of "Trumpism" until we change the system that the establishment runs. We need to build a new, more democratic economy, end militarism and reject the authoritarianism.   Jussi M. Hanhimäki is a professor of international history at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. His books include The Rise and Fall of Détente: American Foreign Policy and the Transformation of the Cold War (); Transatlantic Relations Since (); United Nations: A Very Short Introduction (); The Flawed Brand: Oxford University Press.

Thanks to the compelling scientific evidence and sustained advocacy, governments and society are beginning to realise the criticality of investing in the earliest years of a child’s life. In , early childhood development was included in the Sustainable Development Goals, reaffirming its growing status in the global development agenda. The principles and purposes of the United Nations Charter are furthered every day, all around the globe, by the United Nations family of organizations and the men and women who serve them. It is the purpose of Basic Facts About the United Nations to promote understanding of this work and its impact on people's lives.


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