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Basic Course 3: How is the United Nations Structured?

The following diagram shows the six principal organs of the United Nations which make up the subject of this Basis Course. It provides an explanation on the widely branching United Nations system which Basic Course 4 deals with in detail. Click on the respective blue box specific to each of the principal organs to receive more information on that organ.


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[Author: Ragnar Müller]

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SubjectsHuman Rights  I  Examples  I  Democracy  I  Parties  I  Europe  I  Globalisation  I  United Nations  I  Sustainability

Methods:    Teaching Politics    II    Peace Education    II    Methods



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