Nanette Svenson's The United Nations as a Knowledge System (Global PDF

By Nanette Svenson

This ebook seeks to discover how the UN has generated, warehoused, disseminated, dependent, packaged, accelerated, transferred and leveraged its mammoth assets of amassed info and adventure in the course of the a long time and, quite, because the begin of the twenty first century with the creation of extra connective info and communications expertise. It examines the overarching targets that experience guided such job and divides UN wisdom administration into 3 designated, yet frequently overlapping and intertwining, categories:



  • knowledge for social and organizational learning;

  • knowledge for norm surroundings; and

  • knowledge for construction of goods and services.

Svenson brings jointly those a number of points of UN wisdom management?to current a holistic view of ways the association makes use of its worldwide intelligence to teach, suggest and serve member nations’ improvement. rather than taking a look at the UN as a global paperwork or as a peacekeeping, policymaking, humanitarian or improvement entity, this paintings experiences the UN as a generator and purveyor of knowledge, studying and adventure in all of those parts. This ebook can be key examining for all scholars and students of foreign organizations.

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