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Flashcards in HR Deck (6)
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1

Security Council

The UN Organ responsible for maintenance of international peace and security; power to authorise military actions or other measures.

2

General Assembly

The UN Organ representing all UN member states; acts as a forum of global discussion and runs numerous committees and programs.
P: discusses int. HR
E: resolutions aren't binding but can be influential

3

IGO

Organisation compromised of several sovereign states working for a common cause.

4

Slavery

A type of forced labour where a person is considered to be the legal property of another

5

Trade Union

An association of wage earners which exists in order to maintain and improve the working conditions of its members.

6

Self-Determination

Refers to the right of people to govern themselves and to choose their own form of government