Research guide for the league of nations archives. The league of nations (abbreviated as ln in english, and sdn in its other official languages), was an intergovernmental organization founded as a result of the paris. The league of nations, 1920 the league of nations was an international organization, headquartered in geneva, switzerland, created after the first. Find out what you know about the league of nations with an interactive, multiple-choice quiz and a printable worksheet these lesson tools are. The league of nations (lon) was an intergovernmental organization founded as a result of the paris peace conference that ended world war i, and was the precursor to.
After the global bloodbath of world war i, the leading nations of the world decided that the best way to avert another world war was to form an alliance of nations. An overview of the league of nations, an international organization that existed between 1920 and 1946 to promote peace it was the precursor to the modern united. League of nations background the league of nations came into being after the end of world war one the league of nation’s task was simple – to ensure that war. The birth and short life of the league of nations was one of the most important events in the history of law, so full of the ultimate of human promise. The imposition of a peaceful world order was a key objective for the league of nations, established in the aftermath of world war one how can its.
1918: january 8: the president of the united states of america, woodrow wilson, in his message on the conditions of peace delivered at a joint session of the. The league of nations was the forerunner of the united nations it was established under the treaty of versailles, the peace treaty that formally ended world. The league of nations was introduced folowing the first world war as an international body designed to resolve issues peacefully whilst it had many successes in.
Unog library, registry, records and archives unit history of the league of nations (1919-1946) born with the will of the victors of the first world war to avoid a. The devastation of world war i prompted over forty nations to join a new international organization dedicated to ending wars before they began: the. The covenant of the league of nations (including amendments adopted to december, 1924) the high contracting parties, in order to promote international co-operation. League of nations: league of nations, organization for international cooperation established at the initiative of the victorious countries after world war i.
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The league of nations was an international organization founded as a result of the paris peace conference in 1919–1920 the league's goals included disarmament.
The league of nations was an international organization, functioning between the two world wars, created to work for the establishment of world peace and the. The league of nations (french la société des nations) was the predecessor to the united nations the league was founded in 1920, after world war i, but failed to. An international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations although suggested by woodrow wilson, the united states never joined and. History of the flag bruce berry, 18 november 2004 from: dtv-lexikon politische symbole, rabbow, 1970: during its entire existence the league of nations could not. Search and sort foreign relations documents by date the most frequently requested feature by users of the office of the historian website is now here: readers can.