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Publisher: WSPC (August 5, 2015)
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In 2015, Singapore marks the fiftieth anniversary of its independence, and the United international locations (UN) the seventieth anniversary of its founding. This booklet celebrates 50 years of a collectively useful dating among Singapore and the UN.In the early years of Singapore's independence, the UN procedure supplied Singapore with many merits which have been useful in Singapore's trip from the 3rd global to the 1st. As Singapore has made development in its developmental trip, it's now in a position to supply again to the overseas neighborhood via programmes equivalent to the Singapore Cooperation Programme (SCP), less than which officers from constructing nations are provided education in parts that are worthy to their international locations. Singapore has actively contributed to bettering international governance and strengthening associations which are very important to the administration of world concerns on the UN, IMF, global financial institution, IMO, and so on. The Singapore govt has additionally despatched its infantrymen and cops to take part in UN's peace-keeping and peace-making operations.This quantity brings jointly forty five essays by way of Singaporeans who've made or are making very important contributions to the paintings of the UN approach. The reader should be in a position to know about the UN as visible in the course of the eyes of Singaporeans who've served as Ambassadors to the United countries in big apple and Geneva, the realm exchange association, or as expert employees within the a number of specialized organizations, programmes and cash which are a part of the UN. we are hoping that the lifestyles tales and stories shared by means of the essayists will remind readers that even supposing Singapore is a really small kingdom, we're a great worldwide citizen and feature attempted to make this a greater international.