Susan Elizabeth Rice- an American diplomat and the current US Ambassador to the United Nations. Rice served on the staff of the National Security Council and as Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs during President Bill Clinton's second term. Rice was confirmed as UN ambassador by the U.S. Senate by unanimous consent on January 22, 2009. She is the first African American woman to hold that office.
Understanding The Main Organs That Make Up The United Nations
This is the second part of a mini-unit to introduce the United Nations. Student are tasked with becoming an expert on one of the organization bodies of the UN and presenting a lesson to the rest of their class. This is a fun, inquiry-based project to teach students about following departments. THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY THE SECURITY COUNCIL THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE THE SECRETARIAT
French Soldiers of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan. ISAF was established by the United Nations Security Council in December 2001, following the Bonn Agreement. The stated purpose of the mission was to train the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) and to assist 'friendly' Afghanis in setting up government institutions. It also and necessarily engaged Afghani resistant/'insurgent' groups.