Welcome to the UNA-USA Southern New York State Division
The United Nations Association of the USA is a membership organization, dedicated to educating, inspiring and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations, strengthening the United Nations system, promoting constructive United States leadership in that system and achieving the goals of the United Nations Charter.
Join us to:
- Learn about current global issues and how they impact, and are influenced by, the United Nations
- Get involved; volunteer on one of our committees
- Network with other members,
interesting speakers, and other officials
- Help us increase awareness of the UN in the community
- Advocate for the UN among our congressional representatives, other public officials and the public
- Raise funds for key UN-related programs.
Where the Division Works
The UNA Southern New York State Division comprises all chapters, contact groups, and members-at-large in the five boroughs of New York City and in the counties of Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester. It. has a unique placement in the New York Metropolitan Area. Click on Chapter websites to learn more.
The Division and its Chapters are within easy reach of the United Nations, as well as several UN System headquarters including UNICEF, UN Women, UN Development Program, UN Population Fund and UN Fund for International Partnerships. We benefit from access to the programs of the United Nations, and enjoy good friendships with many ambassadors and staff members of the 193 member states of the UN who live in our communities.
Human Rights Day at Hyde Park, NY
Join us on December 10 for an interactive event, pairing Human Rights with topics from the Post-2015 Development Agenda. For details, see the .pdf below. Please reply by December 5.
Save the Date - February 7, 2014
Please join our membership organization! Go to:
www.unausa.org/join and designate the Southern New York State Division (#462) as your affiliation. See more on the Join page.
If you would like to help financially with our programs, please use the Donate button below.
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