The united nations (by mikael van der velde)

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The united nations (by mikael van der velde)

  1. 1. The United Nations „for a better world“ BY MIKAEL VAN DER VELDE
  2. 2. Table Of Content Evolution Structure Tasks Conflicts Future Perspectives
  3. 3. Evolution International organizations since 1865 I. World War emphasized need for int. cooperation  League of Nations League of Nations failed to prevent II. World War
  4. 4. Evolution 1944: outline for new international organization 26th June 1945: ratification of U.N. charter  Security-council was formed Over time dozen of states joined Social + economical matters great emphasizes  Declaration of Human Rights added
  5. 5. Structure Security Secretariat Council General AssemblyEconomic & Trusteeship Social Council Council Internation al Court of Justice
  6. 6. Tasks Great variety of tasks ranging from all areas of society, covering all parts of the world  Goal: safer & better world
  7. 7. Tasks 4 main purposes:  Keep peace throughout the world  Develop friendly relations among nations  Helping countries improving people‘s lifes and encourage respect for personal rights & freedomes  Be center for harmonizing these actions – achieve goals
  8. 8. Conflicts U.N. agreements not binding for member states Security council has too much power Lack of own military-power Great change/development in member states, but not in structure
  9. 9. Future Perspectives Globalization makes united interaction indespensable Conflicts become more challenging U.N. has to adapt ist structure to todays circumstances/demands

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