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World Bulletin

December, 20 2011

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UNA-USA Celebrates Human Rights
More than 30 UNA-USA Chapters across the country brought the human rights discussion to their communities on Human Rights Day 2011. Events featured speakers, luncheons, film screenings, and other presentations conveying how the UN helps advance and uphold human rights around the world, and engaging participants in supporting the advancement of human rights.

 

Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

2011: The Year In Review
by Patrick Madden

UNA-USA had a notable 2011. Chapters helped make it a banner year, holding over 90 meetings on Capitol Hill during our lobby day, and conducting over 60 in-district meetings to advocate their Members of Congress on behalf of the UN.  Read More >

 

Updates from UNA-USA

unesco_petition_button_unaTell the Administration: Find a Solution to Fund UNESCO!

Senior UNA-USA Leader to Advise Secretary Clinton on Foreign Policy

Model UN Kicks Off Busy Conference Season

UNA-USA Remembers Past Leaders from Maine, Boston

 

Highlights from The Interdependent

STATE-300Wanted: Rights for 12 million Stateless

How New Media Has Re-Imagined Human Rights

Supporting Women’s Rights in the Middle East Begins at Home

UN Appeals for $1.5 billion for Somali Famine Relief in 2012

 

From the UNA-USA Chapters

Save the Date: Members’ Day at the UN/ Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

UNA-USA Nationwide Conference Call: Human Rights and the UN

UN Foundation News

"Making Life: A Risky Proposition" – A Diane Sawyer “20/20” Special

Million Moms Challenge Announces “Imagine Me & You” Photo Contest Finalists

Director of the UN Foundation’s Nothing But Nets Campaign Commends Steep Decline in Malaria Deaths in Africa