United Nations

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The United Nations is an international organisation founded in 1945 and headquartered in New York.

It has 193 member states.

The UN's areas of work include:

  • Peace and security
  • Climate change
  • Sustainable development
  • Human rights
  • Disarmament
  • Terrorism
  • Humanitarian and health emergencies
  • Gender equality
  • Governance
  • Food production

See also