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Status of Reforms and Budgets of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
GAO-03-565R: Published: Mar 28, 2003. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 2003.
In 1945, the United States helped establish the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a means to promote international peace. During the 1970s, UNESCO was criticized for becoming too politicized. In 1984, the United States left the organization, contending that it was poorly managed and had failed to restrain budget growth. At that time, the United States ur...