What was the UN and why was it set up


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Lesson Objectives:

  • To determine why the UN was set up.
  • To establish the key features of the UN.
  • To evaluate how effectively the UN was organised.

Lesson Snapshot

  • By the end of WWII the newly victorious allies made a decision to set up a new world organisation that would replace the failed League of Nations.
  • This new organisation would be called the UN.
  • The United Nations was created in 1945!
  • As of 1952 the United Nations established a permanent headquarters in New York where it still exists today.

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  • Aimed at Students studying across UK Year 7,8 & 9 or equivalent
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