The UNA-USA Global Engagement Summit was held on February 23, 2018 at the
international peace headquarters of the world, the hot spot for conversation; the United
Nations building in the fittingly diverse New York City. Beginning the day promptly at
9:00 a.m., we were...

October 15, 2018

By Marisa Medici, Member of the Upper Mohawk Valley GenUN Chapter of the

UNA-USA; Secretary General of the 2018 Upper Mohawk Valley United Nations


On August 25, 2018 four members of the Upper Mohawk Valley GenUN chapter met

with Congresswoman Claudia Tenney at...

March 29, 2018

Earlier today all current members of the UNA-USA received an email from the UNA-USA the upcoming National Council elections. Attached to the e-mail, and linked to here, was a PDF that contained the biographies of each of the candidates. Our own Upper Mohawk Valley chap...

Many of the best and brightest young academic talents from our region recently attended a local Model United Nations conference hosted by our sister branch of the United Nations Association in Rochester at Saint Johns Fisher College (pictured below). The 2018 edition o...

From February 22-24, ten members of our own Upper Mohawk Valley GenUN chapter took time away from their school’s spring break schedule to travel to New York City in order to attend the UNA-USA’s Global Engagement Summit. The summit was held in the General Assembly hall...

Most regrettably, the U.S. Administration’s 2019 budget delivered February 12 to the U.S. Congress proposes devastating budget cuts to almost every UN account and agency. The cuts range from 20 percent from UN Peacekeeping; 100 percent from agencies such as UNDP and UN...

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