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The UN (United Nations) is an international organization founded in 1945 after the Second World War by 51 countries committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights.

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RPT THE ACTION TEAM GLOBAL NAVI CD

Report of the Action Team on Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)

Follow-up to the Third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UNISPACE III) (CD-ROM)

28 Jan 2005
This report on CD-ROM represents the final product of the work of the Action Team on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS). It contains information on relevant activities on promoting use, access to and quality of GNSS services. It includes proposals for specific recommendations to the Commi...
MB 77TH YR NO 9 SEPTEMBER 2004

Monthly Bibliography, September 2004

14 Jan 2005
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
RICE AROUND THE WORLD IN 300 RECIP

Rice around the World in 300 Recipes

An International Cookbook

14 Jan 2005
From Santiago to Bangkok, from Beijing to The Cape, from Tashkent to Cairo, rice nourishes more than 3 billion people throughout the world. In each of these cities, everyone -from the richest to the poorest- has its own way of preparing rice, or rices as there are so many types. In this book, rea...
MB 77TH YR NO 7/8 JUL/AUG 2004

Monthly Bibliography, July - August 2004

5 Nov 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
MB 77TH YR NO 6 JUNE 2004

Monthly Bibliography, June 2004

27 Aug 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
MB 77TH YR NO 5 MAY 2004

Monthly Bibliography, May 2004

27 Aug 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
UNHCR REFUGEES GLOSSARY

UNHCR Refugees

Glossary

27 Aug 2004
This multilingual glossary contains general terms of current usage closely related to the UNHCR field of activity which could pose difficulties for many officers when translated. The languages covered are English and French, working languages of the UNHCR and Spanish and Arabic, which are common ...
INTL GENEVA YRBK 2004

International Geneva Yearbook 2004-2005

Organization and Activities of International Institutions in Geneva

22 Oct 2004
The International Geneva Yearbook is an essential reference source on international activities and organizations in Geneva. This comprehensive Yearbook includes information on activities, people and addresses of United Nations bodies; specialized agencies and other organizations with different st...
DISCOVER THE UNITED NATIONS FAMILY

Discover the United Nations Family and Have Fun! (CD-ROM)

31 Dec 2004
This CD-ROM contains interactive games intended to make learning about the UN exciting and fun. There are four types of games to choose from: “Where’s Birdie,” the “UN Puzzle,” “Spot the Errors” and “Memory”, which uncover explanations of the many UN functions. The CD also includes important docu...
MB 77TH YR NO 4 APRIL 2004

Monthly Bibliography, April 2004

16 Jul 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
MB 77TH YR NO 3 MARCH 2004

Monthly Bibliography, March 2004

11 Jun 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also c...
WATER IS LIFE INTL PHOTO

Water Is Life

International Photo Contest

25 Jun 2004
This booklet contains over 100 photos that were submitted by professional and amateur photographers in the Water for Life International Photo Contest launched in May 2003.
QUESTION PALESTINE THE UNITED

Question of Palestine and the United Nations, The

16 Apr 2004
This publication discusses the question of Palestine and the United Nations. It outlines the history of the conflict, examines the major issues, looks at recent developments and explains the role of the United Nations in trying to bring an end to this conflict. Bibliography for further reading an...
ENVIRO FOR EUROPE (CD)

Environment for Europe Fifth Ministerial Conference

Kiev 2003 - Proceedings (CD-ROM)

25 Jun 2004
The Report of the Fifth Ministerial Environment for Europe Conference and all the other documents that were considered at the Kiev conference are contained in this CD-ROM. The speeches and interventions delivered by delegates during the plenary sessions are also included.
PALESTINIAN ISRAELI DIALOGUE SET

Palestinian-Israeli Dialogue Series (Set of Four Books)

16 Apr 2004
This four book set constitutes a unified collection of papers, floor discussions and debates on the subject of lasting peace in the Middle East. Proceedings from various conferences between Israeli and Palestinian policy makers and analysts include encounters in Paris, London, Lisbon and Helsink...
MB 76TH YR NO 11/12 NOVEMBER 2003

Monthly Bibliography, November - December 2003

12 Mar 2004
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. It contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. The Bibliography also contains a...