United Nations

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United Nations
Intergovernmental Organisation
2002–2008
Flag
Flag of the United Nations
United Nations Symbol
United Nations Symbol
Capital UN Headquarters
Political structure Intergovernmental Organisation
Secretary-General Catherine Gratwick
History
 •  Established 13 November 2002
 •  Disestablished 06 April 2008
Population
 •  2008 est. 19,000 nations 

The United Nations (UN) was a voluntary world governing body from November 2002 to April 2008. A vote of the General Assembly on 6 April 2008 formally disbanded the UN, archived and invalidated all of its passed resolutions, and established the World Assembly in its place.