The United Nations System

Political Science 225 - The College of Wooster

Spring 2012

Dr. Kent Kille

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* Course Reading: UN Non-Governmental Liaison Service (NGLS) Intergovernmental Negotiations and Decision Making at the United Nations: A Guide, Second Updated Edition

Course Syllabus (January 17)

* US Public Opinion on UN (January 17)

* UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (January 31), available at:

* Country Information Sheet (February 2)

* Country Assignments (February 2)

* Midterm Instructions (February 7)

* A/Res/60/251 on Human Rights Council

* A/61/L.67 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

* Main Actors of the UN System in Counter-Terrorism Efforts

* International Legal Instruments to Counter Terrorism

* General Assembly Resolution 60/288 on The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy

* The Responsibility to Protect: Challenges and Opportunities in Light of the Libyan Intervention

* Reading Assignment for The Responsibility to Protect

* Rules of Procedure for class Model UN Simulation

* Model UN Simulation Paper Assignment

* Final Examination Instructions

* Resolution 1 on HIV/AIDS

* Resolution 2 on Women's Rights

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