World Bulletin

February 21, 2013



Celebrate International Women’s Day in Your Community!
International Women’s Day, March 8, 2013, is right around the corner and UNA-USA Chapters will celebrate by hosting events including: lectures; dinners; and film screenings in communities around the country. How is your Chapter celebrating? Let us know! Contact Tanisha Dyall at tdyall@unausa.org to secure a speaker for an event and to post your event on the national calendar.

Still not sure how to celebrate International Women’s Day? Plan a screening of the film Girl Rising in your community, or, if you’re in the New York area, attend CSW side events hosted by the Council of Organizations on March 5 and UNA Women on March 8. Read More >


Patrick Madden

From the Executive Director

by Patrick Madden

Dear State Elected Official:

I’m writing to express my great concern for a pending piece of legislation and my need for your help in defeating it. Read More >


Updates from UNA-USA

Check out Video, Photos, and Tweets From This Year's Members' Day at the UN
UN Human Rights Council Braces for Busy Upcoming Session
Apply Now for the UNA/Seton Hall Summer Study Program


Save the Date: 2013 Annual Meeting Announced


Highlights from The Interdependent

The Plight of Syria’s Palestinian Refugees
Security Council Seeking Stricter Sanctions Against North Korea
Crowdsourcing the Post-2015 Developmental Agenda (Part 2)
Five Things John Kerry Could Bring to His New Office


From the UNA-USA Chapters

Read How Chapters Have Battled Agenda 21 Legislation and How You Can Take Action
Northern NJ Chapter Engages Youth with Webinar on How to get a Job in International Development


West Triangle Chapter Announces Winners for its 9th Annual UN Contest

UN Foundation News

Raise Money for Charity by Walking, Running, or Biking with the UN Foundation and Charity Miles

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