Members receive access to a range of exclusive benefits such as events at the UN and across the United States, as well as opportunities to advocate, host Model UN conferences, and connect young professionals to UN experts.
More than 600 of your fellow members and other guests from 37 Chapters and 25 states convened at the United Nations Monday for Membersâ€™ Day at the UN, which kicked off what will be a year-long celebration of UNA-USAâ€™s 70th Anniversary. The event, co-hosted by the Mid-Atlantic Region, was a full day at UN Headquarters exclusively for UNA-USA members, where they heard from UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, as well as experts in areas such as climate change and the environment, economy, education, youth, and global security.
The UNA-USA Mid-Atlantic Region includes Chapters and Divisions in New Jersey and New York. The Region has sponsored the Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference at the UN since 2009. Contact information can be found on the UNA-USA Website: http://www.unausa.org/chapters.
About the Southern New York State Division
The Southern New York State Division comprises all chapters and members-at-large in the five boroughs of New York City and from Columbia in the North to Suffolk on Long Island. It is working to establish chapters in The Bronx / Riverdale, Nassau County, Suffolk County and the Mid-Hudson Valley. More information is available at www.unasouthernny.org; and the on the Division blog at http://unasouthernny.wordpress.com.