Non-Governmental Organizations and the United Nations

August 17, 1949

The 11th Triennial Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 15-19 August, 1949 in Copenhagen, Denmark:

The XIth International Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, assembled at Copenhagen from August 15-19, 1949,

Appreciating the efforts on the part of the United Nations and its Specialized Agencies to implement Art. 71 of the United Nations Charter by making more articulate the voice of the peoples in the countries represented in the various organs and Specialized Agencies of the United Nations,

Expresses the hope that Non Governmental Organizations will be given increasing facilities to make the best use of the privileges granted them and to enable them to make their full contribution to promote the great cause of the United Nations.

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