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The events listed below are hosted by our volunteer-led local UN Associations across the country. UNA-UK cannot take responsibility for the accuracy of the information listed.  Please contact the event organiser to confirm the details of the event before you attend.

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UNA Bexhill and Hastings: The Nepal earthquake and AGM

25 February 2017

Annual General Meeting (AGM) at 10.15am, followed by coffee and later a discussion on the Nepal earthquake and the UN's response.

UNA Twickenham & Richmond: The state of our oceans

25 February 2017

Ana Kantzelis' talk will concentrate on those themes that lie at the intersection of climate change and the marine environment. The two topics she...

UNA Harrogate: SDG 7: clean energy – the eDubs story

27 February 2017

At our February meeting we welcome Kit Lacey of eDubs Trips to the hot seat to share his achievements in creating an electric campervan for hire in...

UNA Coventry: Why Brexit & Trump, and what’s next?

1 March 2017

The results of both the Brexit referendum and the US Presidential election have surprised and shocked some people and delighted others. Both events...

UNA Birmingham: Trump, Putin and the great game

1 March 2017

A talk and presentation on the subject of 'Trump, Putin and the Great Game'. Speaker: Dr Adrian Campbell, Department of International Relations,...

UNA Harpenden: Public meeting - how can we influence world politics?

4 March 2017

Titus Alexander will speak on the topic: ‘How can we influence world politics’. He is a former chair of UNA-Westminster and convenor of Democracy...

UNA Westminster: Should we be worried about the health of international law?

7 March 2017

15th Ruth Steinkraus-Cohen International Law Lecture Speaker: Françoise Hampson, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Essex Making rules and...

UNA Putney and Roehampton: Are women making progress worldwide

7 March 2017

Free public meeting celebrating International Women's Day. Chair: Catherine Pluygers Speakers: Marie Lyse Numuhosa, Women's International League for...

UNA Coventry: International Women's Day

11 March 2017

UNA Coventry celebrates International Women's Day in the inspiring and prestigious historical Coventry Cathedral at 6.30pm until late on Saturday 11...

UNA Nottingham: La Traviata opera for UNICEF's Syrian Appeal

15 March 2017

Screening of Verdi's La Traviata to support the Syrian Appeal of the UN International Children's Fund (UNICEF), followed by a reception. All...

UNA Warwick and District: China's rise as an economic power

18 March 2017

Guest Speaker: Dr Hong Bo BA Economics (Lanzhou) MSc Economics (LSE) PhD Economics (Groningen) Reader in Financial Economics School of Finance &...

WACUNA: Africa - the role of women in building a peaceful, secure life for all

28 March 2017

After a short welcome and business time, a panel of three speakers will lead discussion on practical strategies and successes that African women can...