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  • 1. U.N. Governance By Ankita,Thomas, Sam
  • 2. <ul><li>Governance is the act of process, or power of governing </li></ul><ul><li>There is positive and negative governance around the world </li></ul><ul><li>Positive governance follows the rule of law </li></ul><ul><li>Good governance is incomplete and is losing hold in many countries </li></ul><ul><li>Governance has many actors like the military and government </li></ul>What is Governance?
  • 3. What is happening around the world? <ul><li>150 million people live without jobs </li></ul><ul><li>1.2 billion people live under poverty </li></ul><ul><li>Two thirds of all countries aren’t governed by the will of their people </li></ul><ul><li>Governance is ineffective in achieving the goals of economic growth, development and poverty reduction </li></ul><ul><li>100 million children live and work on the streets </li></ul><ul><li>Some countries police forces have bias </li></ul>
  • 4. What is bad about it? <ul><li>Many people live under poverty </li></ul><ul><li>Many governments look to terrorism for their problems </li></ul><ul><li>People die by the causes of bad governments </li></ul><ul><li>Governments bribe terrorists to take down rival countries </li></ul>
  • 5. What is good about it? <ul><li>Democratic governance is said to be good, and exists when the authority of the government is based on the will of the people and is responsive to them </li></ul><ul><li>Good governance is equity, participation, pluralism, transparency, accountability, and the role of law </li></ul><ul><li>Less violence and poverty </li></ul><ul><li>Protects the rights of people </li></ul><ul><li>Goals are to invest in national policies and to reduce poverty </li></ul>
  • 6. How can we help, support or improve governance? <ul><li>We can raise awareness in people in democratic to seize their right to vote and chose. </li></ul><ul><li>We can ask a strong organization like the UN help us communicate to governments and prevent corruption. </li></ul><ul><li>We can ask big multinational countries to donate money to impoverished nations as poverty is one of the main troubles in bad governance. </li></ul><ul><li>We need transparent governments that are law-abbiding, efficient, and participatory. </li></ul><ul><li>At the end of 1998 there were 117 electoral democracies, we can increase that number to have each country be a democracy. </li></ul>
  • 7. Works Cited: <ul><li>http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Governance </li></ul><ul><li>< http://esa.un.org/techcoop/adSavv_detail.asp?sewibpabadmin > </li></ul><ul><li>< http://www.un.org/issues/m-gov.html > </li></ul><ul><li>< http://www.unescap.org/pdd/prs/ProjectActivities/Ongoing/gg/governance.asp > </li></ul><ul><li>< http://www.un.org/cyberschoolbus/briefing/governance/index.htm > </li></ul><ul><li>< http://www.answers.com/topic/governance > </li></ul><ul><li>http://co.pinal.az.us/includes/Elections/graphics/Elections.gif </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.auray.fr/fileadmin/images/emairie/elections/elections3.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.yamfocitizens.com/images/elections_kwabena_apomansu.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://europa.eu/newsletter/images/new/recently_03_50.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/3/38/Rabbi_Ovadia_Yosef_Voting_in_Israelis_Elections.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://imeu.net/engine/uploads/elections8.gif </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.michaeltotten.com/archives/images/capt.nn10512301439.mideast_israel_palestinians_elections_nn105.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/land2romeo/467585152/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/35592391 @ N00/377505961/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/ethiomedia/24859248/ </li></ul>

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