You are here: General Assembly commends work of UNAs around the world

20 December 2013

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:

Recalls its resolution 41/68 D of 3 December 1986, commends the World Federation of United Nations Associations and its more than 100 national United Nations associations for the valuable contributions they have made during the past 67 years through their global activities in the mobilization of popular support for the United Nations, and calls for continued collaboration between the World Federation and the Department of Public Information in support of their complementary objectives;

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.