World Bulletin

September 21, 2012



UNA-USA Announces First-Ever U.S. Youth Observer to the United Nations
After receiving nearly 750 applications from highly-qualified young people in just two weeks, UNA-USA, along with the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Mission to the UN are pleased to announce Brooke Loughrin from Boston College as the first-ever U.S. Youth Observer at the United Nations.


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

Ready to Serve
by Patrick Madden

A new generation is ready to serve.  UNA-USA saw the eagerness and determination of the next generation of global thinkers and doers as we collected applications for the first-ever U.S. Youth Observer at the United Nations.  Read More >


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