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Why become a member?

We need you!  With UNA-USA membership, you are given the opportunity to:

  • Add your voice in advocacy of the many activities spearheaded by the UN and its divisions.
  • Participate in monthly nationwide conference calls on issues such as war on poverty, gender equality, peace building, and the environment.
  • Engage with UN Foundation Campaigns for matters affecting global health, violence against women, human rights, climate change, and many more.





Since 1946, the United Nations Association of the United States (UNA-USA) has been dedicated in its efforts to support the ideals and work of the UN among the American people. Today, UNA-USA has a network of more than 150 chapters across the nation, that continue in advocacy, supporting the vital work of the United Nations throughout the world.

Who can join? Any United States citizen or resident who is committed to the purposes of the UNA-USA may join us and become an advocate for the UN. Click here to access the UNA-USA website. Fill out the form and select “CA – Silicon Valley UNA” as your chapter selection.


Past Achievements

Thanks to our UNA-USA chapters, we accomplished the following in 2016:

  • Held more than 203 meetings with members of the House and Senate during Advocacy Day 2016.
  • Hosted 160 events nationwide in celebration of United Nations Day.
  • Model UN conferences for middle and high school students were held in more than 25 cities, reaching an audience of over 25,000 youth. 
    College students, in excess of 1,000, participated as volunteers and conference leaders in this highly successful awareness campaign.