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How does the United Nations support/enhance globalization?

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The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organisation that was established in 1945 the aftermath of World War II to promote international stability. Following the wave of destruction brought on in Europe and Asia by two world wars, countries wanted to find a way to forge peace.

The UN is dedicated to cultivating peace and security, maintaining good relations between nations, and providing assistance to the least developed countries. 193 of 195 countries in the world belong to the UN, making it the most powerful and influential organization of its kind. By creating and maintaining a global community, the UN as an institution has, to a great degree, enhanced and expanded the process of globalization.

Globalization refers to a historical process that has resulted in an interconnected global economy. Local and national economies are now integrated into a world market, where governments, corporations, and people from different countries are able to interact. Trade between nations is...

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