World Bulletin

May 24, 2012



Looking Ahead to the UN Conference on Sustainable Development
Twenty years after the original Earth Summit convened, leaders from around the world will gather in Brazil this June to help develop a future we want at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). Learn how YOU can join the global conversation with UNA-USA.


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

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by Patrick Madden

UN Peacekeeing Forces play a vital role in maintaining the world's peace and security. The benefits to us here in the US are significant as well.  Read More >


Updates from UNA-USA

gcimun-sgBan Ki-moon Tells Students to 'Make Some Noise' at the Global Classrooms International Model UN Conference

Register Now for the 2012 UNA-USA Annual Meeting



UNA Women: Denver Connects Seminar Participants with the Work of UN Women

Atlas Corps Seeks Placements for International Interns

Highlights from The Interdependent

heart-200WHO Annual Report Takes Aim at Heart Disease

UN Launches First Africa Human Development Report


A Mother's Day Plan to Reduce Preterm Birth


Sudan Conflict Exacerbates Food Crisis


From the UNA-USA Chapters

UN Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth Speaks at UNA-USA Denver's UN Seminar

Birmingham Chapter Celebrates 20th Birthday with Member Honors

Chapters Come Together in Battle Over Agenda 21

West Triangle Chapter Announces Winners of Its Eighth Annual UN Contest for High School Students

UN Foundation News

Better World Campaign Launches 2012 "Thank a Peacekeeper"

UN Foundation Chairman and Founder Ted Turner Talks Philanthropy with Piers Morgan

Launch of Shot@Life Campaign Rallies Largest Network of Americans in Support of Global Vaccine Efforts