Intro to IGO's

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What is an igo?
Organisations which are established by states
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Give 4 examples?
IMF, World Bank, WTO and UN
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What do igo's do?
represent and coordinate the interests of nation states across aspects of international relations
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How many types of IGO's are there?
3
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What is the first type?
Legal political institutions
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What do these do?
They have the broadest remit and represent countries on a number of issues-
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Given two example of this?
UN or EU
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Whats the second type?
Economic organisations
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What do these do?
They focus on monetary policy and trade agreements
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Give an example?
Bretton Woods Institutes- such as the IMF, WB WTO
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Whats the final type?
Special remit organisations
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What do these do?
They exist due to a specific purpose,
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Give example?
Interpol or World Health Organisation
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What can be noted about igo's membership?
some operate globally (un) and some regionally (eu)
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