Learn About the United Nations
What is the UN?
The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization created after WWII dedicated to facilitate peaceful cooperation between all nations!
The UN, headquartered in New York City is comprised of 193 member states total and is broken down into 6 principal organs focused on the UN's goals:
- General Assembly
- Security Council
- International Court of Justice(ICJ)
- Economic and Social Council(ECOSOC)
- Trusteeship Council(Suspended on November 1, 1994, as it has completed its goals)
For a detailed diagram of the UN organs click here