International Organizations and Relations

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Diplomacy
Diplomacy can be regarded as the management of official relations between the governments of States. Whereas the terms diplomacy and foreign policy are often used interchangeably, diplomatic relations are an instrument of foreign policy.
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Other|European flags in Brussels-Beyond the Westphalian Paradigm|Peace Palace Library
The European Union is a political and economic union of 27 member states that are located primarily in Europe. It has an area of 4,475,757 km2 (1,728,099 sq mi), and an estimated population of over 510 million.
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International Relations
The scope of the academic field of International Relations encompasses a variety of subjects, such as international and regional peace and security, international organizations, nuclear proliferation, globalization, nationalism, state sovereignty, human rights, economic development, intervention,
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League of Nations
The League of Nations was the forerunner of the United Nations. It was established under the Treaty of Versailles, the peace treaty that formally ended World War I. The Treaty of Versailles was signed on 28 June 1919. Part I of the Versailles Treaty, i.e.
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United Nations
The United Nations is an international organization, founded in 1945. It was established to promote a set of global values: peace and security, self-determination of peoples, social progress and development, and human dignity.
Publication
Amici, M. and  D. Cepiku, Performance Management in International Organizations, 2020
This book provides a multilevel system analysis of performance in the production of global public goods, as well as a tailored analysis of the specific features of performance management systems in international organizations. The book compares performance management systems across a number of in