The United Nations: Challenges and Change
A group of parts that work together as a whole
people chosen to speak or act for others
A struggle between opposing forces
a formal agreement between the governments of two or more countries
Basic beliefs, rules, or laws
A group of people who work together to achieve some specific purpose
a nation or territory considered as an organized political community under one government.
the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience.
The practice of conducting negotiations between countries
A system in which a group of nations acts as one to preserve the peace of all
Working together for the good of all
The law that governs relations among nations.
Lack or shortage of one or more basic necessities
few or no limits on trade between countries
to make people obey laws and rules
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
the authority of a state to govern itself or another state.
Taking advantage of a weaker group
The sale of arms or weapons within and between countries.
any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy
a line that marks the limits of an area; a dividing line.
a line separating two political or geographical areas, especially countries.
ownership and control of other people as property
A binding agreement
when everyone agrees