Supranational Organizations

By: G.S, D.F, B.D, C.B

Supranational Organization

A supranational union is a type of multinational political union where negotiated power is delegated to an authority by governments of member states. This organization contains three or more states to promote shared objectives. Some examples are United Nations, European Union, NAFTA, and League of Nations.

League of Nations

The League of Nations was an international organization founded on January, 10 1920 as a result of the Paris Peace conference that ended WWI. This organization was also headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland which was also created after the World War one. This was to provide resolve disputes through out the world.

UN Subsidiaries

The Economic and social Council (ECOSOC) deals with economic, social, cultural and health matters well as human rights and fundamental freedoms. Most ECOSOC subsidiary bodies do not have official meeting records. During the course of their seasons, however, there are often detailed press released issued for each meeting held. While unofficial in nature, these can offer insight into the meeting. The ECOSOC subsidiaries other have a dual symbol and are usually issued as supplement to the Economic and social council official records.

Exclusive Economic Zones

An exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ) is a seazone prescribed by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea over which a state has special rights regarding the exploration and use of marine resources, including energy production from water and wind.

Maritime Boundaries

A Maritime Boundaries is a conceptual division of the earths water surface areas. Often, this includes exclusive national rights over minerals and other resources. It is usually outlined by coastal jurisdiction. Are organized by the UN conversion on the law of the sea as the borders of a Maritime nation. A Maritime Nation is any nation that borders the sea and depends on the use of sea for a majority of state activities. Some examples are communication and trading.

International law of the seas

the Law of the Sea Treaty, is the international agreement that resulted from the third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea. this took place between 1973 and 1982. this defines the rights and responsibilities of nations with respect to their use of the worlds nations.

The European Union

International organization comprised of Western European countries to promote free trade among members. The UN intergovernmental organization to promote international Co-Operation. This was a replacement for the League of Nations which was established after WWI in order to prevent more conflict. This organization had 51 members states, in present day there are 193