With the opening of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly in New York this week, UNA-UK's Executive Director, Natalie Samarasinghe took the...
As the only UK charity devoted to building support for the UN, our starting point for realising this vision is stimulating action in this country. Our mission, therefore, is to make the case for an effective UN to British policy-makers and the public.
UNA-UK has released a major report on taking forward the new climate framework agreed by UN member states in Paris last year.
With a foreword from Ban Ki-moon, this report is the third in a series of UNA-UK publications on the post-2015 development agenda.
This briefing seeks to respond to the hotly-debated issue of human rights in the UK. It provides analysis of the Government’s proposals to date and summarises the international ramifications of this process.
UNA-UK hosted a thought experiment event entitled ‘Surviving Nuclear Zero’ to encourage nuclear experts and students to consider the value states attach to nuclear weapons from a new perspective. This report highlights the lessons drawn from these debates..
This report draws lessons from best practice on preventing and responding to genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing.
This report maps the terrain for the UK and UN peacekeeping operations and argues that there is inertia in current UK decision-making with regards to how to approach UN peace operations.