The United Nations and Contemporary Global Governance (Week 4)
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The United Nations and Contemporary Global Governance (Week 4)

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What is the primary function of international organizations as discussed in the text?

Create global standards

What power do International Organizations have in shaping meanings in the international arena?

Power of classification

What do norms represent in the context of International Organizations?

Accepted codes of conduct

Which United Nations organ is responsible for promoting and protecting human rights worldwide?

<p>Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights</p> Signup and view all the answers

What criticism was directed towards the IMF according to the text?

<p>'Uses a 'one-size-fits-all' approach'</p> Signup and view all the answers

How many active organs does the United Nations have as mentioned in the text?

<p>5</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which United Nations body is responsible for deciding on peace and security matters?

<p>Security Council</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organ of the United Nations is composed of the Permanent 5 members?

<p>Security Council</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which United Nations body serves as the principal platform for discussions on sustainable development?

<p>Economic and Social Council</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organ of the United Nations is considered its primary bureaucracy?

<p>Secretariat</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a unique power held by each member of the Security Council?

<p>Veto power</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where are disputes between states that voluntarily submit themselves for arbitration typically settled within the United Nations?

<p>International Court of Justice</p> Signup and view all the answers

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