With a foreword from Amina Mohammed, this report is the fifth in a series of UNA-UK publications on the post-2015 development agenda.
UNA-UK has released a major report on taking forward the climate framework agreed by UN member states in Paris
Britain’s foreign policy needs to invest in the United Nations. Keeping Britain Global is a report that calls for just that: a joined-up approach to the UK’s role in the world
Climate and development
With a foreword from António Guterres, this report is the fourth in a series of UNA-UK publications on the post-2015 development agenda.
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.
UNA-UK has released a major report on the new climate framework, due to be agreed by UN member states in December this year.
UNA-UK has released its second major report on the post-2015 development framework. Building on the first edition, this new publication shifts the focus from ‘what’ to ‘how’, as the international community enters its final year of deliberations on the framework.
Nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation
UNA-UK's second Towards Zero briefing report, by Mark Fitzpatrick, examines the prospects for establishing a Middle East zone free from weapons of mass destruction.
UNA-UK's first Towards Zero briefing paper, by Professor John Simpson, examines whether the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty is fit for purpose.
Human rights and the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)
The report takes stock of recent developments in Geneva, assesses some of the constraints and opportunities the UK is likely to face and provides recommendations for its 2014-16 term.
This report focuses on how the UK Government can work to prevent genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing.
UNA-UK’s first Responsibility to Protect (R2P) briefing paper examines the emergence, current status and future implementation of the R2P norm, and was written by Professor Alex J. Bellamy.
In 2008, the United Nations initiated a year of human rights learning to mark the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In the UK, UNA-UK teamed up with UNESCO Associated Schools to produce materials to help secondary school teachers and students explore human rights together.
UK foreign policy
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.
UNA-UK's foreign policy manifesto 'A global force for good' contains 10 recommendations for UK Government action that we believe, with full public support, represent an investment in Britain’s future and in a safer, fairer and more sustainable world.