OUR NEXT EVENT
UNA East Bay
Annual General Meeting
Sunday, January 26th @ 2:00pm
University Lutheran Chapel
2425 College Ave., Berkeley
Open to all members, the Annual General Meeting is your opportunity to meet Chapter leaders, learn about what we accomplished in 2019, and hear the exciting plans we have for 2020.
But we are truly excited for the second half of the program which will feature a guest speaker and highlight the UN at 75.
Keynote presentation will be by Claire Greensfelder. Claire is a Policy & Organizational Consultant working in the areas of Ecology, Justice, Peace, and Nonviolence and in support of Civil, Youth, Indigenous, and Women's Rights. Claire will speak about the United Nations in its 75th year as it faces some of its greatest challenges yet.
WHO WE ARE
We are the East Bay Chapter of the United Nations Association.
Our organization is dedicated to educating, inspiring and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations.
With more than 200 UNA Chapters across the country and more than 20,000 members, the United Nations Association is the single biggest organization dedicated to supporting the UN and promoting the priorities behind its vital work.
WHAT WE DO
We work within our community to educate and advocate on behalf of the United Nations. With your support, we are proud to:
Host dinner forums, panel discussions, and a variety of informational events led by policy experts and respected practitioners.
Participate in cultural celebrations in and around the East Bay.
Engage in advocacy work with local and national politicians in order to influence key policies and legislative priorities.
Promote issue based programs to address climate change, human rights, poverty, global health, and sustainable development.
Support a Young Professionals network of local, internationally minded, young professionals.
WHY WE NEED YOU
Around the world, the United Nations is working to protect human rights and confront the world's most complex challenges -- but it can't do it alone.
Now more than ever, we need your support to ensure the vital work of the United Nations can continue.
Together we can demand full funding for key programs, we can strengthen US leadership in the world, and we can work together to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
"While the UN is standing up for the world, we're standing up for the UN."