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1

What are institutions?

Political and legal organisations that pass and enforce laws and resolve differences

2

What do they work together to make?

Global governance a success

3

How do the make global governance a success?

Operate at range of scales
Decisions can affect global level

4

In order to receive loans what do LIC’s have to do?

Implement free trade policies and cut government spending - makes poverty worse

5

What do economic groups like G7 do?

Strengthen the power of developed countries rather than encouraging equality in LIC’s

6

UN?

1945
193 members
Maintain peace and security
Solve problems
Friendly relations
Promote growth and stability

7

UN growth?

UN millennium development goal as reduced poverty reduced mortality and increased education

8

Stability UN?

UN peacekeeping missions can help end wars

9

Inequalities UN?

Developed countries hold the most power

10

Injustices UN?

UN infective failed to protect 8000 people in SE Europe when massacred Bosnian serbs