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About UNA Saint Louis

The United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA of USA) is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to inform, inspire and mobilize Americans to support the ideals and vital work of the United Nations.

We are dedicated to educating the public, strengthening the UN system, promoting constructive United States leadership, and advocating the goals of the United Nations Charter.

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UN 101 - Better World Campaign






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About the United Nations

The United Nations (UN) is an international organization founded in 1945. The mission and work of the UN are guided by protecting human rights and taking on issues confronting humanity in the 21st century. The UN tackles issues including, but not limited to peace and security, climate change, sustainable development, human rights, disarmament, terrorism, humanitarian and health emergencies, gender equality, governance, food production, and more.

The UN also serves as a forum for its 193 member states to engage in dialogue, host negotiations, and work together to solve global problems.

The main organs of the UN are the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, the Trusteeship Council, the International Court of Justice, and the UN Secretariat.

The UN's Chief Administrative Officer is the Secretary-General.


UNA Saint Louis Leadership


Board of Directors

Carlos Suarez, President
Bob Cohn, Past President
Luz Rooney, Vice President
Vanessa Terán, Treasurer
Kimberly Murphy, Membership
Adam Levin, Recording Secretary

Andrea Manzanares
Ashley Ray
Bob Wilcox
Esha Bargate
Jason Sibert
Mary Beth Reissen
Pamela Greer Hibbler
Samantha Williams
Samir Sawabini