Mark correct or wrong against each of the following statements about the veto power.
a. Only the permanent members of the Security Council possess the veto power.
b. It’s a kind of negative power.
c. The Secretary-General uses this power when not satisfied with any decision.
d. One veto can stall a Security Council resolution.
Mark correct or wrong against each of the following statements about the way the UN functions.
(a) All security and peace related issues are dealt with in the Security Council.
(b) Humanitarian policies are implemented by the main organs and specialised agencies spread across the globe.
(c) Having consensus among the five permanent members on security issues is vital for its implementation.
(d) The members of the General Assembly are automatically the members of all other principal organs and specialised agencies of the UN.
Match the principal organs and agencies of the UN with their functions:
1. Economic and Social Council
2. International Court of Justice
3. International Atomic Energy Agency
4. Security Council
5. UN High Commission for Refugees
6. World Trade Organisation
7. International Monetary Fund
8. General Assembly
9. World Health Organisation
A. Oversees the global financial system
B. Preservation of international peace and security
C. Looks into the economic and social welfare of the member countries
D. Safety and peaceful use of nuclear technology
E. Resolves disputes between and among member countries
F. Provides shelter and medical help during emergencies
G. Debates and discusses global issues
H. Administration and coordination of UN affairs
I. Providing good health for all
J. Facilitates free trade among member countries