Write to PM and Chancellor to save UK Aid!

25th November, 2020 We have been proud that the UK meets the target set by the UN in 1970 for spending 0.7% GNI on Overseas Development Assistance. This is now under threat. Please urgently write to the Prime Minister (privateoffice@no10.x.gsi.gov.uk) and the Chancellor of the Exchequer (rishi.sunak.mp@parliament.uk, public.enquiries@hmtreasury.gov.uk)  to urge them not to cut this […]

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Asking the Prime Minster to reconsider the proposed merger of DfID with the FCO

To the Prime Minister 2nd July, 2020 Dear Prime Minister I am writing on behalf of the London and South East Region of the United Nations Association (UNA LASER), as we think the proposed merger of the Department for International Development with the Foreign Office would be a grave mistake. It will be interpreted all […]

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A report on a workshop which discussed Sustainable Development Goal 16

Alison Williams (UNA Merton) has written this report from a workshop that she ran at a UNA LASER Summer Council.  Sustainable  Develpment Goal (SDG) 16 is to Promote Peaceful and Inclusive Societies for Sustainable Development, Provide Access to Justice for All And Build Effective, Accountable and Inclusive Institutions at All Levels.

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