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Formation of the United Nations

Text set from NEWSELA . "The United Nations and its Universal Declaration of Human Rights tried to create a spirit of unity and joint purpose. Before World War II, countries had trouble working with each other for the good of the world. Countries only wanted to do what benefited themselves. At the end of World War II, many leaders believed a stronger international group could help ensure peace."

Basic facts

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Print book is in the library at 341.23 BAS.

Encyclopedia of the UN

Click to access this encyclopedia. Provides a comprehensive update to the United Nations's institutions, procedures, policies, specialized agencies, historic personalities, initiatives, and involvement in world affairs. Published in 2008, so some information is now out of date.

Books in the UNIS Library

United Nations International School, Hanoi