WHO WE ARE
The United Nations Association of the USA (UNA-USA) is a movement of Americans who believe that our interests and values can best be advanced by standing with the planet’s only truly universal institution: The United Nations.
Through the work of the United Nations Association of the United States of America community-based chapters and over 100 affiliated organizations, UNA-USA creates a powerful national constituency for the United Nations that advances American interests in a global system. Individual members participate in a variety of grassroots initiatives focusing on U.N. issues including human rights, poverty, the environment, and global health.
Broward County Chapter
WHAT WE DO
United Nations Association of Broward County Chapter (UNA Broward) is a community-based chapter established in 1985. As stewards of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, UNA Broward affirms its commitment to build a culture to engage and support all members and stakeholders regardless of race, creed, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, religion, marital status, political opinion, national origin, socio-economic status, or any other protected characteristics.
Our goal is to ensure an organizational environment where members and stakeholders feel valued and empowered to support the principles of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. UNA Broward County Chapter’s Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion strategy seeks to bolster our diversity and ensure DEA&I across leadership, programs, community and college chapters, partnerships and to build a culture of equity and inclusion in all that we do.
UNA Broward supports local projects related to social causes relevant to the community, such as woman empowerment, ending hunger, sustainability, and partnerships, among others.