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The United Nations (UN; French: Organisation des Nations Unies, ONU) is an international organization whose stated aims include promoting and facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, civil rights, civil liberties, political freedoms, democracy, and the achievement of lasting world peace. The UN was founded in 1945 after World War II to replace the League of Nations, to stop wars between countries, and to provide a platform for dialogue. It contains multiple subsidiary organizations to carry out its missions.

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05/21/2018 - 08:02 Registration for New York segment ( For representatives of members States : Please contact your Permanent Mission in New York for the application of a grounds pass for the participation at the ILC session or at the 70th anniversary commemoration event)
03/21/2018 - 13:55 Commission on the Status of Women
12/01/2017 - 13:18 Secretary-General Appoints Colin Stewart of Canada Special Representative, Head, United Nations Mission for Referendum in Western Sahara
09/28/2017 - 13:00 High-Level Meetings of the Seventy-Second Session of the General Assembly 19
03/16/2017 - 17:49 Sixty-First Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
11/27/2016 - 17:07 Global Sustainable Transport Conference, Ashgabat, 26
09/26/2016 - 15:53 High-Level Meetings of the Seventy-First Session of the General Assembly 19
08/04/2016 - 13:19 At Olympic Committee Event, Secretary-General Welcomes First-Ever Refugee Team Initiative for Raising Awareness of Critical Issues
06/24/2016 - 18:42 Effective, Compassionate, Humane Global Response Needed to Tackle Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking, Secretary-General Says on International Day
06/03/2016 - 15:15 In Paris, Ban calls for courage and legitimacy to achieve peace in Middle East
05/29/2016 - 17:16 Midterm Review of the Istanbul Programme of Action for Least Developed Countries - Antalya, 27
03/24/2016 - 15:12 Sixtieth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
07/14/2015 - 02:59 Third International Conference on Financing for Development
06/27/2015 - 12:30 Security Council Press Statement on Al-Shabaab Attacks in Somalia
04/15/2015 - 11:20 Thirteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
03/19/2015 - 19:14 Fifty-Ninth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
03/17/2015 - 07:57 Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
02/26/2015 - 23:35 Secretary-General Urges Consumers, Governments to Treat Crimes against Wildlife as ‘Threat to Our Sustainable Future’, In Message for International Day