Yearbook of the United Nations

Yearbook of the United Nations : Ed. by the Department of Public Information, United Nations Staff

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The 1991 edition of the "Yearbook" provides a comprehensive reference about the work of the United Nations and other international organizations and related bodies. The book is designed for researchers, writers, journalists, teachers and students, as well as diplomats, officials and scholars. The year 1991 was an eventful one for the United Nations and the conduct of international relations. This volume of the "Yearbook" details the activities of the United Nations, its many organs, agencies and programmes which work together with the aim of creating a new form of multilateral co-operation for a better world. It records the diverse worldwide activities of the United Nations and its efforts to deal with the world's pressing concerns, especially matters of international peace and security, disarmament, human rights, the settlement of regional conflicts, economic and social development, the preservation of the environment, control of drugs and narcotic substance abuse, crime prevention, adequate shelter, youth and ageing, humanitarian assistance for refugees and disaster relief.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 1152 pages
  • 185.42 x 256.54 x 58.42mm | 2,902.98g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English
  • 1992 ed.
  • 1152 p.
  • 0792319702
  • 9780792319702

Table of contents

Forword. Secretary-General Javier Perez de Cuellar. About the the 1991 Edition. Abbreviations. Explanatory Note. Report of the Secretary-General. Part One: Political and Security Questions. Part Two: Regional Questions. Part Three: Economic and Social Questions. Part Four: Trusteeship and Decolonization. Part Five: Legal Questions. Part Six: Administrative and Budgetary Questions. Part Seven: Inter-governmental Organizations Related to the United Nations. Appendices. Indexes. How to Obtain Previous Volumes.
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