The world needs the UN. The UN needs YOU.

The United Nations Association of the USA (UNA-USA) is a movement of Americans who believe that our interests and values can best be advanced by standing with the planet’s only truly universal institution: The United Nations. We stand up for the UN so the UN can keep standing up for the world. Will you join us?

Leadership Summit 2023

Save the Date! The annual UNA-USA Leadership Summit is back, in person in Washington, D.C. and online. The 2023 ULS Planning Committee, along with Regional Representatives on the National Council, UNA-USA staff, and dedicated chapter leaders are thrilled to bring 3 days of education, inspiration, and mobilization.

Join UNA-USA advocates from across the U.S. in person in Washington D.C. from June 4-6, 2023.

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UNA-USA Fellowship

On October 24th, 2022, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield announced an exciting new initiative: the UNA-USA Fellowship.

A first-of-its-kind scholarship, it provides financial support for American undergraduates and recent graduates who have secured unpaid internships with the United Nations. See how UNA-USA is working to make UN internships more accessible to all, and learn how you can apply or sponsor, too.

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Stand with Ukraine

The crisis in Ukraine is both a tragedy and an outrage, and UNA-USA condemns the Russian invasion and attacks on Ukraine. This is an offense and violation of the UN charter, and we are committed to helping Ukrainians in this conflict.

We don’t have to sit and watch. Take action with us by donating to OCHA’s Ukraine Humanitarian Fund to support on-the-ground assistance in Ukraine, sending a message to your Members of Congress to ensure the U.S. continues to support the UN in Ukraine, and stay educated by learning more below.

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2022 American Youth Priorities Report

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World Day of Social Justice Joint Statement

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Social Bias & the Internalization of Discrimination: How Exposure Perpetuates Behavior Patterns

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A Victory for Human Rights in the U.S.

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