Knowing a different language at the United Nations can be a big help. At a U.N. meeting, you will hear many languages spoken and see many different kinds of dress and customs. Helping people from different cultures communicate is an important part of the U.N.
The United Nations marked its 70th anniversary in 2015.
Pictured above is the General Assembly, the main meeting room for the U.N.. It is located at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.
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- 5.3 Demonstrate an understanding of the economic, political, and social effects of World War II, the Holocaust, and their aftermath (i.e., 19301950) on the United States and South Carolina.
- MWH.5 Demonstrate an understanding of the Modern Age from 1933 to present day.