Interview on the role of the UN and US in meeting the challenges in the 21st century

John C. Whitehead as a former Deputy Secretary of State and past Chair of UNA-USA gave an interview the current challnges, the UN and the US are faced with, including longterm problems such as poverty and the current financial crisis.

Key questions:

  • What role can the United Nations and the United States play in dealing with certain issues, such as poverty, war or health problems,  in the 21st century?
  • How does the recent financial turnaround and stock market affect the United Nations ability to fight for services to 6 500 000 000 people around the world?

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