United Nations Day 2019

The United Nations is an international organisation founded in 1945 and is currently made up of 193 Member States. The purposes of the United Nations are to maintain international peace and security, protect human rights, deliver humanitarian aid, promote sustainable development and uphold international law.

The Organisation has become a mechanism for governments to find areas of agreement and solve problems together by enabling dialogue between its members and by hosting negotiations. ☮️☮️

*The information is adapted from http://www.un.org/en/about-un/ and http://www.un.org/en/sections/what-we-do/index.html