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South West Africa & the United Nations.

Faye Carroll

South West Africa & the United Nations.

by Faye Carroll

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in Lexington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Namibia,
  • Namibia.
    • Subjects:
    • United Nations -- Namibia,
    • Mandates -- Namibia,
    • Namibia -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT714 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 123 p.
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5550168M
      LC Control Number67029339

      West Africa covers an area of about one-fifth of the continent, or 6,, sq km. The northern part of the region is a semi-arid terrain, south of the Sahara Desert. The southern part is covered by savannahs. The total population of West Africa exceeds million. The most populous country is Nigeria with million inhabitants (). South-West Africa is Number in a series of more than studies produced by the section, most of which were published after the conclusion of the Paris Peace Conference. The book covers physical and political geography, political history, social and political conditions, and economic conditions.

      At the Fifth Session of the United Nations at Lake Success, the Fourth Committee of the General Assembly "began its discussion of the "Question of South-West Africa: advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice" on 29th November , The following is based on extracts from United Nations reports of the proceedings. The deaths in London in of Dr. Yusuf Dadoo, leader of the South African Indian Congress since the s, and of the Rev. Michael Scott, who first petitioned the United Nations on behalf of the people of South West Africa (now Namibia) in , are a reminder of how long and complex the struggle has been.

      Under South African rule, the title was Administrator from – and Administrator-General from – After the United Nations terminated South Africa's mandate to govern South West Africa, the UN appointed commissioners of its own. They had no authority and South Africa refused to recognize them, and are not included here. List.   London: The Committee in cooperation with United Nations Institute for Namibia. “Report on the Natives of South-West Africa and Their Treatment by Germany.”


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The South West Africa/Namibia Dispute: Documents and Scholarly Writings on the Controversy Between South Africa and The United Nations (Perspectives on Southern Africa) Paperback – October 2, Find all the books, read about the author, and by: The South West Africa/Namibia dispute;: Documents and scholarly writings on the controversy between South Africa and the United Nations (Perspectives on southern Africa) [Dugard, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : John Dugard.

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South West Africa & the United Nations. [Faye Carroll] -- InSouth West Africa -- which was controlled by the Republic of South Africa -- was the only remaining mandated territory from the old League of Nations that had not either gained its.

In this Book. Additional Information. South West Africa and the United Nations; Faye Carroll ; Book; Published by: The University Press of Kentucky; View contents. View Citation; summary. Faye Carroll is an associate professor of political science at Cited by: InSouth West Africa -- which was controlled by the Republic of South Africa -- was the only remaining mandated territory from the old League of Nations that had not either gained its independence or come under trusteeship of the United Nations.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Get this from a library. The United Nations, South West Africa, and the law. [J T Van Wyk; University of Cape Town.] -- Book includes: Annex A: Article 22 of the Covenant of the League.

- Annex B: Mandate for German South West Africa. - Annex C: Charter of the United Nations. - Annex D: Note on the Mandatory's. As a part of the post-World War I settlement, the Union of South Africa acquired a League of Nations mandate for South West Africa.

This agreement ended a period of harsh German rule of the territory which had begun when Otto von Bismark declared South West Africa a German protectorate in and then annexed it formally in South West Africa and the United Nations Faye Carroll Published by The University Press of Kentucky Carroll, Faye.

South West Africa and the United Nations. The University Press of Kentucky, Project For additional information about this book. South West Africa and the United Nations: an international mandate in dispute.

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. United Nations presence in South West Africa. A number of factors apparently contributed to this change in policy. The repeated refusal of the Union of South Africa to recognize the right of the United Nations to supervise its adminis­ tration and its failure to assist any of the United Nations commit­Cited by:   Abstract.

The following address was given at a joint meeting of the Royal African Society and Royal Commonwealth Society on December 3,by Sir Charles Arden-Clarke G.C.M.G., Chairman of the Council, former Governor-General of Ghana, and Chairman of the United Nations Good Offices Committee that visited South Africa in to discuss the problem of South-West Africa Cited by: 4.

InSouth West Africa—which was controlled by the Republic of South Africa—was the only remaining mandated territory from the old League of Nations that had not either gained its independence or come under trusteeship of the United Nations.

The sparsely populated region became a center of international controversy and protest as it had come to be a symbol of Cited by: South West Africa (Afrikaans: Suidwes-Afrika; German: Südwestafrika; Dutch: Zuidwest-Afrika) was the name for modern-day Namibia when it was under South African administration, from to Previously the colony of German South West Africa from –, it was made a League of Nations mandate of the British-ruled Union of South Africa following Capital and largest city: Windhoek.

South Africa and apartheid was placed on the agenda of the United Nations for the first time in by India regarding the treatment of people of Indian origin living in South Africa.

In apartheid was again raised, this time in connection with the wider question of race conflict in the country in reaction to the ANC Defiance Campaign. The United Nations Office at Nairobi is the UN's Headquarters in Africa.

The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) also have their main offices in Nairobi. The mission of the UN Environment Programme is to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment. The mandated territory of South West Africa in relation to the United Nations [Goldblatt, I] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The mandated territory of South West Africa in relation to the United NationsAuthor: I Goldblatt. 22 SOUTH WEST AFRICA AND THE UNITED NATIONS The Union of South Africa entered the war and launched an attack against South West Africa only after a period of heated debate and numerous instances of open rebellion.

Many of the Boers and the Germans within the Union wished to remain neutral. 1 Between and the International Court of Justice (ICJ) delivered three advisory opinions at the request of the United Nations General Assembly (‘UNGA’ United Nations, General Assembly) dealing with the obligations of the Republic of South Africa under its mandate over the Republic of Namibia, then known as South West Africa (Mandates).

To advance its support for Africa even further, the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa was established in to enhance international support for African development and.Relationship between the United Nations and South Africa.

Inthe Chairman of the African Group called on the Security Council, as stipulated under General Assembly resolution 26 February The United Nations in South Africa notes with concern the findings of the investigation by the Commission for Gender Equality on forced and coerced sterilization in public hospitals in the Gauteng and Kwazulu Natal provinces.

The report details the horrific discrimination, mistreatment and human rights violations suffered by at least 48 women, based .