World Bulletin

April 25, 2012



Global Classroms Continues To Inspire Students Around the World
UNA-USA's Global Classrooms® Model UN program works to cultivate global literacy, life skills, and attitudes necessary for active citizenship. With our International Model UN Conference less than a month away, learn more about the program by watching it in action with "Through Our Eyes," a short video filmed at this year's International Middle School Conference, and "Decorum," our Model UN documentary.


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

Global Competency 101
by Patrick Madden

Historically an afterschool activity or club, the Model UN experience affords students the chance to learn about countries and topics that don’t get much presence in the U.S. media.  Read More >


Updates from UNA-USA

sec-councilFour Global Classrooms Students Participate in Security Council Briefing

Register Now: UNA-USA Annual Meeting

Thursday, April 26 Nationwide Call: Seeding Justice in West Africa

The Human Rights Council: In It to Win It

So, You Want to Be the Next High Commissioner? – WFUNA Human Rights UNA Youth Training


Highlights from The Interdependent

gates-malariaMalaria Day 2012: An Inside Look at the World’s Most Enigmatic Disease

Of Budgets and Bednets: Improving Malaria Spending

Earth Day 2012: The Year of Sustainable Development?

Brazil Exemplifies Challenges, Opportunities for Rio+20

Happiness: Key to Development?


From the UNA-USA Chapters

UNA Women Looks to Create a More Sustainable World

West Valley, AZ Chapter President: Agenda 21 Demonstrates Short-Sightedness

UN Foundation President and former Sen. Timothy E. Wirth To Give Keynote Address at UNA-USA Denver's UN Seminar

Global Classrooms DC Student Wins Georges Washington University Scholarship

UN Foundation News

You're Invited: Telepresser Event on Vaccines and Shot@Life

UN Foundation President and former Sen. Timothy E. Wirth Discusses Challenges Ahead of Rio+20 Conference

UN Foundation Board Members Meet In India
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