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Africa and the United Nations system

Africa and the United Nations system

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Published by Nigerian Institute of International Affairs in Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • United Nations -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1945-1960.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-263) and index.

      Other titlesAfrica and the UN system
      Statementedited by George A. Obiozor & Adekunle Ajala.
      ContributionsObiozor, George A., Ajala, Adekunle., Nigerian Institute of International Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJZ4997.5.A35 A38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3620026M
      ISBN 109780020306
      LC Control Number2002394789
      OCLC/WorldCa44773567

        It is now 20 years since South Africa rejoined the global community when it resumed its place in the United Nations after the end of apartheid. On 23 June , following the country’s first democratic elections in April, the General Assembly approved the credentials of the South African delegation and removed “apartheid” from its agenda. 1 day ago  Russia currently is the largest arms supplier in Africa with about % of the market share, followed by the United States with 16%, France with 14% and China with 9%.

        out of 5 stars Transforming the United Nations System is a book for both beginners and scholars of the UN. Reviewed in the United States on April 6, Transforming the United Nations System: Designs for a Workable World. By Joseph E. Schwartzberg, Tokyo, Japan: United Nations University Press, ISBN = Reviews: 2. Saber Azam is a former official of the United Nations and author of the recently-released book, “SORAYA: The Other Princess”, a historical fiction that overflies the recent seven decades of Afghan history. GENEVA, Aug 11 (IPS) - The US detains essential keys to the political and economic.

      The vigorous and sustained efforts by the UN system and the international community bore fruit when in apartheid South Africa was transformed into a united, democratic and non-racial society. To advance its support for Africa even further, the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa was established in to enhance international support for African development and.


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