World Bulletin

July 20, 2011


The Republic of South Sudan is Born
Africa's 54th nation declared its independence on July 9th, amidst great international celebration.


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

Educating and Advocating on the UN
by Patrick Madden

South Sudan is the latest example of how the UN continues to be relevant across the globe. Yet, in the United States, awareness and understanding of the UN’s work is marginal at best.  Read More >


Updates from UNA-USA

waterWater, Water: Not Everywhere

UN Refugee Agency Helps More than 43.7 Million

Combating Child Marriage Through Student Debates

Chapter Governance: How It Works in the National Capitol Area

Business Plays a Bigger Role in the MDGs

UNA's Connecticut Chapter in the News

UN Day: Chapters Speak Up for the World Body

UNA-USA's West Triangle Chapter Bestows Award


Highlights from The Interdependent

mdgsSome Bleak Spots Despite Gains on the Millennium Goals

How UN Peacekeeping Missions Help Stabilize Post-Conflict Zones


UN Foundation News

UN Foundation Board Points to Innovation and Partnership as Keys to Solving Global Problems

Mashable, 92nd Street Y and UN Foundation Present 2nd Annual Social Good Summit