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Social Sci - World History Resources

Contemporary World Problems                         
United Nations - UN's official web site                                                                        
UN Global Issues - overview of global world problems
UNICEF - advocates for children's rights
Habitat for Humanity - works to help victims of natural disasters
Global Issues - contains 500+ articles that examine global issues like poverty, natural disasters & global warming
World War I 
World War I Propaganda Posters - WWI propaganda posters from key countries
The Great War - PBS multimedia website that provides an overview of WWI
Global Interdependence
Nation Master: Country Profiles - compare countries, generate maps & graphs
The CIA World Factbook - overview of countries including their people, military, government & economy
US State Department- quick facts on countries, current events, and travel information
Maps of the World - maps & quick facts about any country