United Nations

  • flag of united nations arabic: منظمة الأمم المتحدة‎ chinese: 联合国组织 french: organisation des nations unies russian: Организация Объединённых Наций spanish: organización de las naciones unidas
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    emblem of united nations arabic: منظمة الأمم المتحدة‎ chinese: 联合国组织 french: organisation des nations unies russian: Организация Объединённых Наций spanish: organización de las naciones unidas
    emblem
    headquartersnew york city ( international territory)
    official languages
    • arabic
    • chinese
    • english
    • french
    • russian
    • spanish[1]
    type intergovernmental organization
    membership193 member states
    2 observer states
    leaders
    • secretary‑general
    antónio guterres
    •  deputy secretary-general
    amina j. mohammed
    • general assembly president
    tijjani muhammad-bande
    •  economic and social council president
    mona juul
    •  security council president
    dang dinh quy
    establishment
    •  un charter signed
    26 june 1945 (74 years ago) (1945-06-26)
    • charter entered into force
    24 october 1945 (74 years ago) (1945-10-24)
    website
    un.org
    un.int

    the united nations (un) is an organization between countries established on 24 october 1945 to promote international cooperation. it was founded to replace the league of nations following world war ii and to prevent another conflict. when it was founded, the un had 51 member states; there are now 193. most nations are members of the un and send diplomats to the headquarters to hold meetings and make decisions about global issues.

    the goals of the united nations are:

    • to keep world peace.
    • to help countries get along.
    • to improve living conditions for people all over the world.
    • and to make the world a better place.[2]
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Emblem of United Nations Arabic: منظمة الأمم المتحدة‎ Chinese: 联合国组织 French: Organisation des Nations unies Russian: Организация Объединённых Наций Spanish: Organización de las Naciones Unidas
Emblem
HeadquartersNew York City ( international territory)
Official languages
Type Intergovernmental organization
Membership193 member states
2 observer states
Leaders
António Guterres
•  Deputy Secretary-General
Amina J. Mohammed
Tijjani Muhammad-Bande
•  Economic and Social Council President
Mona Juul
•  Security Council President
Dang Dinh Quy
Establishment
•  UN Charter signed
26 June 1945 (74 years ago) (1945-06-26)
• Charter entered into force
24 October 1945 (74 years ago) (1945-10-24)
Website
UN.org
UN.int

The United Nations (UN) is an organization between countries established on 24 October 1945 to promote international cooperation. It was founded to replace the League of Nations following World War II and to prevent another conflict. When it was founded, the UN had 51 Member States; there are now 193. Most nations are members of the UN and send diplomats to the headquarters to hold meetings and make decisions about global issues.

The goals of the United Nations are:

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Verenigde Nasies
Alemannisch: Vereinte Nationen
armãneashti: Natsiile Unite
অসমীয়া: ৰাষ্ট্ৰসংঘ
Avañe'ẽ: Tetãnguéra Joaju
বাংলা: জাতিসংঘ
Bân-lâm-gú: Liân-ha̍p-kok
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Арганізацыя Аб’яднаных Нацыяў
Bikol Central: Nagkakasararong Nasyon
Boarisch: UNO
davvisámegiella: Ovttastuvvan našuvnnat
dolnoserbski: Zjadnośone narody
estremeñu: Nacionis Unías
Fiji Hindi: United Nations
贛語: 聯合國
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: संयुक्त राश्ट्रसंघटना
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Lièn-ha̍p-koet
한국어: 유엔
hornjoserbsce: Zjednoćene narody
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: জাতিসংঘ
Bahasa Indonesia: Perserikatan Bangsa-Bangsa
Kabɩyɛ: ONU ŋgbɛyɛ
kalaallisut: FN
kernowek: Kenedhlow Unys
Kiswahili: Umoja wa Mataifa
Kreyòl ayisyen: ONI
Lëtzebuergesch: Vereent Natiounen
Lingua Franca Nova: Nasiones Unida
la .lojban.: gunma natmi
македонски: Обединети нации
ဘာသာ မန်: ကုလသမဂ္ဂ
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Lièng-hăk-guók
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ကုလသမဂ္ဂ
Nederlands: Verenigde Naties
日本語: 国際連合
ߒߞߏ: ߡ.ߟ.ߛ
Nordfriisk: Feriand Natjuunen
norsk nynorsk: Dei sameinte nasjonane
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Birlashgan millatlar tashkiloti
پنجابی: اقوام متحدہ
Papiamentu: Nashonan Uni
Plattdüütsch: Vereente Natschonen
Gagana Samoa: Malo Aufaatasi
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱡᱟᱹᱛᱤ ᱜᱟᱫᱮᱞ
sardu: ONU
Seeltersk: Fereende Natione
sicilianu: Nazzioni Uniti
Soomaaliga: Qaramada Midoobay
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Ujedinjene nacije
Vahcuengh: Lenzhozgoz
vèneto: ONU
Tiếng Việt: Liên Hiệp Quốc
文言: 聯合國
吴语: 联合国
粵語: 聯合國
中文: 联合国