In a resolution on United Nations public information policies and activities, the General Assembly last week praised the work of the World Federations of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) and the more than 100 other national UNAs around the world.
Article 85 of Resolution A/RES/68/86 B states:
The United Nations Association - UK works closely with both WFUNA and the UN Department of Public Information, to ensure that "We the peoples" of the UN Charter are at the heart of the UN's work for a safer, fairer and more sustainable world.
22 February 2017
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The United Nations' human rights arm has launched its most ambitious funding appeal yet in a bid to curb the "erosion" of human rights around the world. The $253 million appeal – its largest to date – aims to bolster its 2017 work programme to protect and advance the rights of people globally.