U.N.

The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization established on 24 October 1945 to promote international co-operation. A replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the organization was created following the Second World War to prevent another such conflict. At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; there are now 193. The UN Headquarters is situated in Manhattan, New York City and enjoys extraterritoriality. Further main offices are situated in Geneva, Nairobi and Vienna. The organization is financed by assessed and voluntary contributions from its member states.
Posts about U.N.
  • Barack Obama: Ruler of the Free (Instagram) World

    … network. The top 10 world leaders on Instagram, by followers, are: Obama, 6,044,620 Russia Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, 2.045,275 India Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 1,787,491 The White House, 1,736,181 Jordan Queen Rania, 1,441,828 Emir of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, 1,418,319 Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, 762,150 Iran…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 14 readers -
  • Facebook Fires Back at Internet.org Critic

    … living in low-resource settings to basic information that they otherwise wouldn't be able to access. For example, enabling mothers to access basic health information can lead to significant declines in child mortality and better health outcomes for the family. By providing free access to health resources like MAMA and Facts for Life, the Internet.org…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 10 readers -