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70 Years, 70 Documents

70 Years, 70 Documents

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the United Nations, the Dag Hammarskjöld Library is presenting an exploration of the seventy key documents that have shaped the United Nations and our world.

1941-1945 Preparing for the United Nations

June 1941 - The Inter-allied Declaration of St. James's Palace

August 1941 - The Atlantic Charter

January 1942 - Declaration by United Nations

1943 - The Moscow and Tehran Conferences

9 November 1943 - Agreement for the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration

1 - 22 July 1944 - United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference (Bretton Woods Conference)

1 August - 7 October 1944 - Dumbarton Oaks Conversations

7 December 1944 - Convention on International Civil Aviation

February 1945 - The Yalta Conference

26 June 1945 - Charter of the United Nations & Statute of the International Court of Justice