Action Ambassadors Program

The Action Ambassadors Program is a unique opportunity for schools hosting Model UN conferences.

About the program

Schools hosting in-person or virtual Model UN conferences are eligible to apply for UNA-USA’s Action Ambassadors Program. If selected, UNA-USA will provide your conference with resources and tools to help your Model UN delegates become Action Ambassadors! 

Become an Action Ambassador

 

Selected Model UN conferences receive:

 

  • Digital “Action Ambassadors” badge for delegates 
  • Free membership for youth delegates to join the United Nations Association of the USA 
  • Text-to-advocate tool and advocacy forms that empower delegates to take action for the UN 
  • Personalized virtual UN advocacy training for Model UN student leaders (as requested) 
  • Virtual conference speaker from the UN Foundation (as requested) 
  • Access to MyDiplomat simulations on climate action, the refugee crisis, and the zombie apocalypse  
  • Access to library of UNA-USA recorded programs- featuring UN and UN Foundation speakers on a variety of global issues 
  • Information outlining UNA-USA’s student leadership opportunities 
  • Spotlight on UNA-USA website and @UNAUSAYouth Instagram  

 

Action Ambassadors in Action

Past Action Ambassadors have: 

  • Hosted the U.S. Youth Observer to the UN as their keynote speaker
  • Led an Advocacy Training for their Model UN team leaders
  • Mobilized their delegates to take action for the UN during a committee hearing on Gender Equality, by using our UNA-USA advocacy forms
  • Connected their delegates with networking opportunities by hosting a UNA-USA exhibit booth

Apply to the Program