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Australia and the UN


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Why was the UN established?
to prevent war and ensure the well being and freedom of people
who was Dr. H.V Evatt?
first president of the UN conventions
Whats Australia's involvement with the UN?
UN military actions such as korean war and Gulf Ware
Australias interests in the UN conventions are
human rights and nuclear disarment
UN education scientific and cultural organisation
helps children who are disadvantaged
Asia pacific economic cooperation group
APEC initiated
largely by australia set up in 1989
APEC aim:
to free open trade and invesments among the countries sharing the pacific region in hope to reduce production cost
began in 1951 australia and new zealand joined with US to sign and treaty
NZ banned US ships as it believed they had nuclear weapon capability