The league of nations had 4 main aims these were
- maintain peace by discouraging aggresion from any nation
- promote disarmament
- encourage cooperation among nations
- improve the living and working condiitions of people across the world
How did the league work?
all countries wold join
all countires would disarm
nations would take disputes to the league to the league and accept the decision of the league
nations would uphold the principle of collective security
Weaknesses of the league
the absence of the usa
Germany was excluded by the peace settlement becuase of it "war guilt"
The league had no army of it's own
Strengths of the league
what are the strenghts of the league ?
most of the powerful nations of the world joined, includeing Britain,France,Italy and Japan
all members were represented in assembly and the most powerful nations met reguarly in the council, which also came together in times of emergency to resolve a crisis