Security Council veto should be ‘very last resort’: General Assembly President

One year after the General Assembly adopted its so-called “veto initiative”, Member States met on Wednesday to discuss how it could contribute to a more efficient and impact-oriented UN. 

April 29, 2023—
“Whittier Earth Day”

United Nations Association of Whittier Invites You to Join Us for Our Annual “Whittier Earth Day” Saturday, April 29, 2023 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM First Friends Church 13205 Philadelphia St. Whittier, CA 90601 The United Nations Association of the USA (UNA-USA) is a movement of Americans dedicated to supporting the United Nations. With over […]

Chernobyl: Survivors reflect on nuclear accident, Russian occupation

Survivors of one of the world’s worst ever nuclear accidents at the Chernobyl power plant in Ukraine on 26 April 1986 have been reflecting on the events of that fateful day 37 years ago, as current employees consider the challenges of working at the plant which was seized by Russian troops following Moscow’s full-scale invasion […]