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Assembly President announces first-ever ‘Sustainability Week’

UN Photo/Manuel Elías | United Nations General Assembly prepares to hold a meeting on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals. The President of the General Assembly on Tuesday announced the UN body’s inaugural Sustainability Week, encapsulating a series of high-level discussions and initiatives aimed at propelling the implementation of sustainable practices and to address […]

Ms. Julie Bishop of Australia – Special Envoy on Myanmar

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Julie Bishop of Australia as his Special Envoy on Myanmar.  Ms. Bishop succeeds Noeleen Heyzer of Singapore to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for her dedicated service. Ms. Bishop brings extensive political, legal, management and senior leadership experience to the role.  She has held several […]

CHES Model MUN: Starting off strong

We had a great start to our Global Education Program with the CHES Model UN. Students came together to discuss the topic of Artificial Intelligence and Human Rights.  They embraced the MUN processes with lively debates that encompassed the full scope of this evolving issue. Many students spoke passionately on behalf of their given country with […]

New Blog Post from UNAAV Young Professionals

This month we celebrated UN World Water Day The 2024 Theme is ‘Water for Peace’ Water is a powerful source. It nourishes us and we cannot live without it.  It has the power to bring us together and create peace. However, just as water can bring solidarity, it unfortunately also has the power to incite […]

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