International Women's DayOn a day to celebrate empowerment of women, take a moment to reflect on the ongoing struggle for gender equality and what awaits future generations of women. |
This year, UNA-UK and the UN are using this day to generate debate and action to end violence against women. [read more]
UNA-UK Policy Conference 2013
Saturday 27 April 2013 | 09.00
Friends House, 173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ
The London and SE Region are submitting the following to this year's policy conference:
- The Middle East
- Climate change
- British complicity in torture and rendition
- Human development after the MDGs
- Global food availability and distribution
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Read Region news and note forthcoming events in the latest LaSER - March 2013.
Next issue - May 2013. Copy date is April 28.
Email reports and events to new editor Neville Grant.
Phil Mulligan bid farewell to UNA, Acting Executive Director appointed.
Due to family commitments, Phil Mulligan left at the end of February 2013 after 2.5 years as UNA Executive Director.
2012 AGM and Symposium
- themes for submission to the UNA 2013 Policy Conference
- Chairman's report
- new Executive Committee
- Awards: 2012 Stevens Trophy (UNA Canterbury)
- Symposium: the Future of Humankind after Rio
Support Women's Issues
The Region looks to further support diaspora communities in London in whose home countries the UN and its agencies play a significant role by providing opportunities to debate the UN’s engagement.