World Bulletin

July 30, 2012



Healthier Children, Stronger Families
Join UNA-USA on August 6 for a Nationwide Conference Call on how international development operations are keeping kids alive and supporting family planning. Listen in as USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah and UNICEF Deputy Executive Director (Programmes) Geeta Rao Gupta discuss international development operations, child survival, family planning, and an update on the Child Survival Call to Action.


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

My Entreaty
by Patrick Madden

A UN treaty does not supersede national laws. Specifically, the UN has no capacity or ability to threaten a country's sovereignty. Ratifying a UN treaty does not force the U.S. to change its laws.  Read More >


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