Friday, February 20, 2015
More than 750 UNA-USA members and UN supporters visited UN Headquarters for Members' Day and the 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, a day of dynamic and informative discussion on the most pressing issues facing the United Nations. Using the theme, The UN at 70: A Year for Bold Action, UNA-USA members got exclusive access to the UN, where they heard from experts, and network with community leaders, academics and students, and representatives from think tanks and like-minded organizations.
UNA-USA Members’ Day and Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference Panels and Discussions
- “Marching to Paris: The Road to a Climate Deal”
- “At Home and Abroad: Activism for Universal Human Rights”
- “From the MDGs to the SDGs: The Future of Global Health”
- “Back to Iraq: The Rise of ISIL and the End of Arab Spring”
About the UNA-USA Mid-Atlantic Region
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.
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