Adapting the United Nations to a Post Modern Era: Lessons by W. Knight PDF

By W. Knight

ISBN-10: 0333801504

ISBN-13: 9780333801505

ISBN-10: 0333977777

ISBN-13: 9780333977774

This booklet addresses the primary subject matter of changing the United countries method in mild of the broadening definition of safeguard, a perceived shift from modernity to post-modernity, and the modern debate approximately reform, version, and institutional studying in multilateral associations in the course of transitional sessions. The authors during this learn concentrate on the teachings realized from the organization's contemporary functionality in collective defense, preventive international relations and deployment, and peacekeeping, between different issues.

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Requirements of Multilateral Governance 25 All of this cries out for new forms of international cooperation that focus on enhancing multilateral capacities – perhaps with the United Nations, or perhaps beyond it – for: establishing global norms and standards where appropriate; building consensuses regarding goals and priorities; responding to threats to human security; providing for the welfare of starving people, sick children and others who cannot provide for themselves; providing relevant models, training and making other nonmaterial resource transfers; promoting partnerships among widely differing elements of civil society; facilitating networking processes and serving as nodes and linking pins for exchange of information and other resources in our network society.

Enhancing human security means that individuals sense and perceive themselves as increasingly secure. Human security also bridges the traditional bifurcation of international organizations’ agendas where questions of ‘war and peace’ have been quite strictly separated from ‘economic and social’ issues. Within this new conceptualization, peace is distinct from direct violence as an attribute of a humanly secure environment, but it is only one attribute. Establishing peace from direct violence, according to this view, becomes an instrumentality of international organizations’ action, while enhancing human security becomes the goal towards which that instrumentality is applied.

New patterns of governance at various levels Because of the above, the sovereignty-locked world of the United Nations is unlikely to be the best place to organize and administer the international community’s sustainable development effort. None the less, given the relationship between sustainable development and human security and the United Nations’ pre-eminent role in promoting human security, it is important to clarify exactly what it is that we can expect of the world organization in relation to promoting security and development.

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