Past Events

The UN at 70: Blog Contest

United Nations Association Northern New Jersey Chapter

Friday, October 2, 2015
The NNJ Chapter of UNA-USA is commemorating United Nations Day and the UN's 70th Anniversary with a blog contest.  This is a great chance for students to build their online presence and their resume, and win some money too!

8th Annual West Coast Global Forum

United Nations Association Southern California Division

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Presenting the 2015 Global Citizen Award to Individuals and Organizations committeed to making a difference in the health, human rights, and quality of life for all people locally and globally.  Join UNA's Southern California Division, in partnership with eh Southern CA Regional Council of Organizations to honor our special guests and honorees.

Human Rights and the UN Sustainable Development Goals

United Nations Association of the National Capital Area

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Join UNA-NCA's Human Rights Committee and Experts in the Human Rights Field for a panel discussion on the Sustainable Development Goals.

UN Day Celebration

UNA-USA Southern New York State Division

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Join UNA-Southern New York Division to celebrate UN Day at the EF International School!

Global Goals Celebration

United Nations Association of Atlanta

Monday, September 21, 2015
Join us for an interfaith event to honor the ratification of the United Nations' New Sustainable Development Goals. The evening will consist of a panel featuring 3-4 speakers to explore how these new goals align with The Center's mission to take the protection of every human's rights personally.

UNA-Atlanta Volunteer Day with Captain Planet Foundation

United Nations Association of Atlanta

Saturday, September 19, 2015
We are excited to announce that the United Nations Association of Atlanta (UNA-Atlanta) will be partnering with the Captain Planet Foundation (CPF) for our fall 2015 UNA-Volunteer Day project! Come meet and greet with your fellow UNA-Atlanta members and Board of Directors as we assist CPF at Clarkdale Elementary, in Cobb County, beautify their school garden.
Saturday, September 19, 2015 

The Good Lie

United Nations Association of New York

Friday, September 18, 2015
They were known simply as "The Lost Boys." As nomadic victims of the brutal civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, many young orphans traveled as far as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3600 lost boys and girls to America. In THE GOOD LIE, Oscar-nominated director Philippe Falardeau brings the story of their survival and triumph to life.

Young African Fellows Farewell Reception

United Nations Association of the National Capital Area

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Join UNA-NCA's African Affairs Committee in a farewell reception for the 2015 YALI Fellows.

Exclusive Inside Look at the Financing for Sustainable Development Conference

United Nations Association of the National Capital Area

Wednesday, September 2, 2015
UNA-NCA's Sustainable Development Goals Task Force, Young Professionals Committee, and Sustainable Development Committee will be holding a members-only briefing and discussion on the recent outcomes of the United Nations Financing for Development Conference that took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, July 13-16, 2015.

White Light Black Rain

UNA Silicon Valley

Sunday, August 23, 2015
In commemoration of the 70thanniversary of the devastating WWII atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki,
the San Jose Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)and the South Bay Area Hiroshima Nikkei JinKaiare teaming up to present a special free community screening of Steven Okazaki’s award winning documentary White Light Black Rain.  Featuring interviews with fourteen Japanese survivors and four Americans involved in the bombings. A short program on the Hibakushawill follow the screening.

Nothing But Nets: Georgia's Leadership in the Fight Against Malaria

UNA Atlanta

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Join Nothing But Nets for a special reception in Atlanta as we honor Georgia’s leadership in the global fight against malaria.

Young Professionals Happy Hour

United Nations Association of the National Capital Area

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Join the UNA-NCA Young Professionals Board of Directors for a relaxing, fun, summer happy hour on Wednesday, August 19 at BlackFinn Ameripub.

Tampa Bay for CEDAW Initiative

UNA Tampa Bay

Thursday, July 30, 2015
The Tampa Bay Chapter of the United Nations Association (UNA-TB) announces the start of a collaborative effort to seek local support for the United States ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). UNA-TB is establishing a “Tampa Bay CEDAW Coalition” with like-minded organizations and private sector businesses to advocate for local support for US Senate ratification of CEDAW. The Tampa Bay CEDAW Coalition will seek to influence local political leaders to take action in support of CEDAW.

The Two State Delusion: Israel and Palestine - A Tale of Two Narratives

UNA Connecticut

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Given the Iran proposal to deal with nuclear issues and the failure of the efforts to find a solution to the Israel-Palestine question, this presentation is most topical. In addition to what will be a stimulating evening to explore the ongoing conflict in the Middle East, this is an opportunity for those who do not know the Mark Twain House to "have a look" at one of the great historical treasures located in Connecticut. 

2015 UNA-NY Summer Soiree

United Nations Association of New York

Thursday, July 23, 2015
A lot of energetic, globally-minded and ethically tuned-in New Yorkers are looking forward to getting together once more, to celebrate our fourth NYC Summer Soirée, as well as UN70 - the 70th Anniversary of the signing of the UN Charter! This year's shindig will be unfolding at The Hudson Terrace on July 23. We are warmly inviting all current UNA-NY members - and please bring your non-member friends as guests - to meet, mix and mingle!

Zero Hunger Challenge

United Nations Association of Chicago

Thursday, July 23, 2015
The Zero Hunger Challenge is a call to action on the as-yet-unfinished business of the UN's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs 2000-2015) and a vision for the future ahead. 

The Global Survival Game

United Nations Association of Chicago

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Meet the local players in this "Global Survival Game."  Join UNA Chicago for a night of networking and light refreshments at our DePaul University's (Co-Sponsor and Host) School of Public Service.

Keep the Dream Alive! The UN Charter 70th Anniversary

UNA San Francisco

Saturday, June 27, 2015
In Celebration Of The Signing Of The United Nations Charter In San Francisco 1945, The United Nations Association Of San Francisco (UNA-SF) Will Co-Host A Free And Historic Event That Will Include Speakers, Educational Workshops, And A Special Concert, "The Way Chose You" Inspired By Dag Hammarskjöld's Spiritual Journal "Markings," And Performed By The Swedish Choir Kloster Vocalis And Other Performers.


Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Location: Kadıköy Anadolu Lisesi (High School), Kadıköy, Istanbul, Turkey


Summer Institutes For Global Leadership

United Nations Association of Greater Boston

Monday, June 22, 2015
Do you know a middle or high school student who is passionate about global issues and wants to make the world a better place?  What are they up to this summer?  The UNAGB looks forward to welcoming these students to Institutes for Global Leadership at Harvard University. There are four weeks of exciting programing to chose from. Read on to learn about what makes these institutes such an exceptional experience.

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