We are dedicated to educating, inspiring, and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations and its agencies. Our nationwide network is committed to strengthening the United Nations system, promoting constructive United States leadership in that system, and achieving the goals set forth in the UN Charter. UNA-USA is a program of the United Nations Foundation. UNA-USA and its partner organization, the Better World Campaign, comprise the largest network of UN advocates in the world.
Who We Are
The United Nations Association of the United States (UNA-USA) is a movement of Americans dedicated to supporting the United Nations. With over 20,000 members (60% under the age of 25) and more than 200 chapters across the country, UNA-USA members are united in their commitment to global engagement and their belief that each of us can play a part in advancing the UN’s mission and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
22 Feb 2019 - Opening remarks by H.E. Mr. António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, at the 2019 UNA-USA Global Engagement Summit; followed by a live Q&A.read more
By Phylicia Ashley| February 16, 2019 at 3:32 PM EST LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Saturday, an informative event on human trafficking in Louisville brought awareness to an issue too many people in our community can relate to. Human trafficking doesn’t have one face...read more
FRANKFORT KY (WAVE) - Women fighting for equality spent a day persuading Kentucky lawmakers to pass a number of bills they support this legislative session. On Monday, the American Association of University Women of Kentucky and United Nations Association of the...read more