2017 has been a successful year for UNA Chicago programming and chapter growth. To celebrate, we gathered with fellow global citizens at our Annual Meeting over appetizers as we highlighted our work and reviewed our goals for next year.
Yesterday we celebrated United Nations Day- the anniversary of the ratification of the UN Charter when the UN officially came into being. With our current political climate, this day is particularly important to us. We want to show Congress and the administration that the UN matters and we do not want to walk away from the… Read more
Facilitated by our 2017 Membership Director, Naomi Thornton, we hosted a panel discussion with author James Wurst, Ed Elmendorf, and Dulcie Leimbach, to explore James’s recent book, UNA-USA: A Little Known History of Advocacy and Action. The discussion was followed by a Q&A session and autographs. As the first full documentation of UNA-USA from its start, the book documents 70 years of dedicated and… Read more