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Social Development Summit-Abdication by UN

Abdication by UN Ninan Koshy WHlLE the ostensible objective of the World Social Development Summit was to address urgently 'profound social problems specially poverty, unemployment and social exclusion that affect every country' and 'to launch a new era of international co-operation between governments and between peoples', it was actually part of a process to redefine and restructure the United Nations to suit the interests of the west, particularly the US, in the post-cold war era.

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