UNA Youth Directory

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Youth participating in Deport-es para Compartir, an initiative launched by UNYA-Mexico (UNYA-Mexico 2012)
Youth participating in Deport-es para Compartir, an initiative launched by UNYA-Mexico (UNYA-Mexico 2012)

UNA Youth Directory

The UNA Youth Directory lists youth programs, youth associations, or youth sections of UNAs that are affiliated to WFUNA. The WFUNA Youth Network is an informal network of these youth sections and works to connect the different youth sections for information sharing and potential collaboration.


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UNA Youth Directory

Armenia 

The Armenian United Nations Association Youth is the Youth Division established in January 2007. Their objective is to get young Armenians more engaged in the work of the UN, in global governance, and to foster greater awareness and understanding between people and cultures.

Armenia

Australia

UN Youth Australia boasts seasoned debators for Model UN and is the go-to youth organization in Australia. For anyone interested in the National Youth Delegate Programme to the United Nations, you must apply through UN Youth Australia.

Australia   

Austria

United Nations Youth and Student Association of Austria - Academic Forum for Foreign Affairs (UNYSA-AUSTRIA-AFA) works on UN simulations and rethoric and negotiation trainings.

Austria   

Denmark

UNYA DK works to promote and raise awareness amongst youth about the United Nations as well as UN affiliated causes, values and issues. In order to fulfill this goal, UNYA DK promotes meaningful youth participation and volunteerism in general.

Denmark   

Dominican Republic

UNA-DR strives to be one of the main promoters of the work and the principles of the United Nations in the Dominican Republic and Latin America. It favors the formation of well-informed global citizens who recognize and honor the importance of intercultural dialogue, effective negotiation and the search for peaceful solutions to disputes.  

Dominican Republic   

 

Finland

UN Youth of Finland is a national youth-led association. Our goal is to promote and raise awareness of the United Nations among Finnish youth and students. We provide the young people with opportunities to learn and take part in meaningful youth activities.

Finland 

Flanders Belgium 

VVN Youth (Youth & Student Branch of the United Nations Association Flanders Belgium) brings together young people and students who are passionately committed to a strong, credible and an effective United Nations through local chapters at five universities in Belgium. 

Flanders Belgium   

Germany

The United Nations Youth Association Germany—UNYA Germany (“Junges UNO-Netzwerk Deutschland”, abbreviation “JUNON”) is an umbrella organisation of German UN University Clubs, Model United Nations Initiatives, school and university delegations to international Model UN conferences, UN Youth Campaign Groups, groups of young UN researchers and the like.

Germany

Iceland

The UN Youth Association of Iceland is a national youth-led association. The main goal is to promote and raise awareness of the United Nations, its values and issues, among Icelandic youth and students. We have the goal to raise both knowledge and debate around the UN as a worldwide organization for peace.

 Iceland 

Italy

The Students' Movement for International Organization is the youth brach of SIOI (UNA-Italy). MSOI is also the Italian United Nations Youth Association (UNYA Italy). 

 Italy

Lithuania

The Lithuanian United Nations Youth Association (LUNYA) is the newest member of the WFUNA Youth Network. Based at Vytautas Magnus University Campus, they host the Kaunas International Model UN every spring.  

Lithuania

Malaysia

The United Nations Association of Malaysia (UNAM) Youth Circle is a division of UNAM that is coordinated and run by the local youth community.

Malaysia

Mauritius 

Youth & Student Association of UNA-Mauritius is a combination of the Council of Students/Youth Movement, Youth Council of Mauritius, and the United Nations Association of Mauritius Youth Wing. It was founded in March 25th of 2012. 

Mauritius

Mexico

The UN Youth Association of Mexico is well-known for its Deport-es para Compartir (Sports for Sharing) program: A civic and educational program that teaches children how to become better citizens and introduces the 8 Millennium Development Goals.

Mexico   

Nepal

UN Youth Nepal (UN Youth and Student Association) works closely with their local community in engaging them in international affairs, while also raising awareness of the UN on-the-ground.

Nepal   

New Zealand

UN Youth New Zealand is another group of seasoned Model UN debators with a large council in four regions that runs outreach programmes targeted to youth. UN Youth NZ is also known for their strong communications outreach and Model UN in the classrooms programme.

New Zealand   

Norway

FN-studentene is the United Nations Student Association of Norway (UNSA Norway), with two member organizations in Oslo (FN Studentforum and NorMUN), as well as one each in Kristiansand, Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim and Tromsø. The UN Students strive to create a greater engagement, broader knowledge, and debate around the UN as a worldwide organization for peace. 

Norway

Russia

One of the main projects of UNA-Russia Youth Department is the annual Moscow Model United Nations (MIMUN) which gathers over 600 students each year. MIMUN 2015 was conducted for the first time in six languages.

Russia   

Serbia

UNA-Serbia Youth Section is noted for its Belgrade International Model United Nations debate (BIMUN), with over 1200 participants from forty countries, and support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Serbia   

Singapore

The Youth Council is supervised by the United Nations Association of Singapore. It is currently headed by the Editor-in-Chief of THINK!, who concurrently heads the Council.

Singapore

Slovenia

UNAS Youth Section was established with the aim of encouraging youth interest in global issues and broadening youth knowledge of the UN, its activities, goals and principles.

 Slovenia

South Africa

UNASA is an umbrella organisation of university based chapters in the country, namely these are: Stellenbosch University, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, University of Cape Town, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, University of Pretoria, University of the Western Cape, University of the Witwatersrand, North West University, University of Zululand and the University of Johannesburg. These chapters work in partnership with other organisations to promote sustainable development, human rights and socio-economic progress in South Africa.

South Africa

Sweden

UNA Sweden works with the aim of involving young people under 26. There are 110 UNA chapters in Sweden and many of them have a youth section. UNA Sweden helps their young members to form youth sections in the local chapters, provides grants to realize project ideas and organizes courses and meetings for young people to get involved in global issues. 

Sweden

Switzerland

Jungend UNO Netzwerk Schweiz (JUNES) was founded in 2007 and has ever since served to unite the Swiss youth associations dedicated to the United Nations and to sensitize youth to the work and values of the UN.

Switzerland

Tanzania

YUNA Tanzania was registered in 2005, but was first established in 1996 by a group of dynamic young people as a youth section of UNA Tanzania. YUNA Tanzania has since grown to have membership in schools and universities accross the country, with over 35000 members in secondary schools through 200 UN Clubs and 35 UN Chapters in Universities. 

Tanzania

 

Turkey

UNA-Turkey Youth Section has a diverse membership with many of its members fluent in several languages, and partners with several UNAs.

Turkey   

Uganda

UNAU counts on a wide youth network with 20 chapters in educational institutions around the country and 3 slums areas. Its network of young professionals come from the different chapters and work in diverse organizations. 

Uganda

United Kingdom

UNA-UK Youth Wing is facilitated by the National Youth Council and brings together young people from across the UK who are passionate about the need for a strong and effective United Nations. 

United Kingdom   

United States of America

UNA-USA works strongly on youth engament. They have a number of programs for their youth members like Global Classrooms Model UN, GenUN and Semester at Sea Partnership. They also take part in the US Youth Observer to the UN jointly with the US Department of State. 

United States of America   

Venezuela

JANUV is the youth section of UNA-Venezuela and participates in several continental youth activities across Latin America, especially the World Youth Congress and the Institute Leadership of the Americas. They co-hosted the Third Dag Hammarskjold Symposium on R2P with WFUNA.

Venezuela   

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe UNA (ZUNA) is one of WFUNA's youngest UNAs with youth active in high schools teaching topical UN issues, and working closely with UN agencies on the ground in Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe

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