January 26, 2020 @ 2:00pm
Annual General Meeting
University Lutheran Chapel
2425 College Avenue, Berkeley
Open to all members, the Annual General Meeting is your opportunity to meet our Chapter leaders, learn about what we accomplished in 2019, and hear the exciting plans we have for 2020.
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.
January 29, 2020 @ 6:30pm
COP25: UN Climate Conference Recap
Ed Roberts Campus, 3075 Adeline Street, Berkeley
Hear from Andy Katz, of the Sierra Club Northern Alameda County, as he shares insights and information learned from his attendance at the UN's COP25 climate conference in Madrid.
Presentation will be followed by a Q&A and open discussion about important climate action campaigns being organized in the San Francisco Bay Area.
(Date and time TBD)
International Women's Day
IWD 2020 is a big deal! It will mark
The 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration (widely recognized as the most progressive roadmap for the empowerment of women and girls),
A 5 year milestone towards the SDGs
The 10th anniversary of UN Women’s establishment, and
The 20th anniversary of UN Security Council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security.
Come celebrate with us!
Dec. 9, 2019
Human Rights Day 2019
Nov. 12, 2019
Dinner Forum: Iran and the Crisis of Internationalism
Oct. 6, 2019
UN Flag Raising Ceremony and 53rd Annual Parade of Flags
Sept. 27, 2019
Movie Screening: Love, Sonia
Sept. 17, 2019
Former UN Ambassador Samantha Power at the Commonwealth Club*
Aug. 29, 2019
Afghanistan and the Crisis of Internationalism
Jun 9-11, 2019
UNA Leadership Summit and Lobby Day
Apr 30, 2019
Hackathon for Mental Health (SDG 3)*
* Events co-sponsored with other organizations noted with an asterisk