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United Nations

The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States.

Due to the powers vested in its Charter and its unique international character, the United Nations can take action on the issues confronting humanity in the 21st century, such as peace and security, climate change, sustainable development, human rights, disarmament, terrorism, humanitarian and health emergencies, gender equality, governance, food production, and more.

The UN also provides a forum for its members to express their views in the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, and other bodies and committees. By enabling dialogue between its members, and by hosting negotiations, the Organization has become a mechanism for governments to find areas of agreement and solve problems together.

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A Compilation of International Instruments

Volume 1 (Second Part) Universal Instruments | Volume 1 (Deuxième partie) Instruments universels

N° catalogue: REP.C73851.1994
Vues: 2388
Date de publication: lundi 7 January 2019

Basic Facts

About the United Nations | À propos des Nations Unies

N° catalogue: BKS.Un315.1998
Année: 1998
Vues: 3309
Date de publication: mercredi 10 August 2016

International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

Convention internationale sur l'élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination raciale (CERD)

N° catalogue: RPT.un315.2001
Année: 2001
Vues: 2855
Date de publication: mercredi 5 July 2017

World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Racial Intolerance

Declaration and Programme of Action | Déclaration et programme d'action

N° catalogue: BKS.Un315.2002
Année: 2002
Vues: 2612
Étiquettes: Aboriginal  
Date de publication: lundi 11 June 2018