Promotional poster for United Nations Day. 24 October has been celebrated as United Nations Day since 1948. UN Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter. With the ratification of this founding document by the majority of its signatories, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, the United Nations officially came into being.
Image: UN aid officer feeding an Affrican boy and smiling Asian girl holding a mug.
Text on poster
UN Theme. Freedom from hunger. United Nations Day 24 Oct
Ashley with best regards to my friend Otto Truemann
Prepared for the Foreign Office by the Central Office of Information
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