The UN is the largest organization in countries all over the world. The member states shared goals and commitments to peace and unity, economic and commercial cooperation, environmental protection, and agreed to include a joint commitment to address critical global issues.
Founded in 1945, right after World War II, the United Nations and its member praise and criticism of various policies and decisive steps for the countries that have taken in the past several decades.
But how well do you know about the UN?
This list will be very obvious facts about the 10 United Nations.
1. The United States and Japan are the primary sources of UN funds
While 20 per cent of UN funding comes from a tenth to Japan from the United States. Similarly, Germany, France, Britain, and China are the main sources of financial assistance.
2. The United Nations currently has 193 member states
Currently 193 UN member countries, but only in the offices of various institutions and organizations active in 77 of them.
3. The highest official of the United Nations is the Secretary General
The UN Secretary General is the highest official. This position is rotated among member countries through the years. Asian to become the UN Secretary General – South Korea’s current Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
4. The United Nations recognizes 6 official languages in all its headquarters
The United Nations is considered multilingual. English, Arabic, Chinese, Spanish, French, and Russian – it recognizes six official languages.
5. The United Nations is made up of six components
The General Assembly, Secretariat, International Court of Justice, Economic and Social Council, Security Council, and trusteeship Council – the United States is so large that divided its goals and vision / mission in the 6 principal components.
6. Spain was not admitted into the organization until 1955
During the Second World War in Spain “neutral was”, the organization for the first ten years of its hidden Alliance and screen support with the principal Nazi invaders led to the non-entry.
7. The United Nations has a “One China policy.”
Chiang Kai-shek in mainland China under deposed, and the rest of China Mao Ze Dong was captured by the communists was moved to Taiwan when the UN first Taiwan in throwing their support to the government of Chiang Kai-shek a. China, opened to the world of the world’s most populous nation, Deng Xiaoping, his influence was too strong for the UN not to notice. However, only one in mainland China insisted on. Result? Taiwan has kicked out UN organization and recognition of Communist China into the fold.
8. The United Nations was only partially successful during the Cold War era
United States and its democratic principles, and the Soviet Union with the Communist / Marxist ideology – a time limit on the period of the Cold War, a great rivalry refers to where there are two of the great ideological superpower. Many wars, temporary trade restrictions, and conflicts have been attributed to the Cold War – and that proved pointless to address the United Nations.
9. The main purpose of the United Nations is keeping the peace
Committed by its predecessor not to make the same mistake luck, the UN’s main concern is to promote peace and maintain its status of a positive and stable peace for all member countries. He always found mixed results, many are not successful in this endeavor, is the primary object of this organization.
10. It is a replacement organization
Mostly European – – the first was set up after the “League of Nations,” which did not include the United States, the United Nations the alternative that unfortunate, “an organization an alternative organization of the League of Nations,” countries , especially in the war, was made most particularly against mwrd to be very biased and unfair in its treatment of the losing countries of Germany. Heavy, German people as a result of the rise of Nazism embittered.