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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Marking the International Day of UN Peacekeepers

UNA Westminster, together with UNA-UK and the Royal United Services Institute, held the 15th annual conference and ceremony to mark the International Day of UN Peacekeepers. The opening session of the conference was provocatively titled “Better Peacekeeping or People Centred? What do these approaches mean and how can they be implemented?” and which set the […]

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UNA Eastbourne initiates an exciting project in Eastern Uganda to tackle malnutrition

In 2017 the Eastbourne branch  donated thousands of Moringa oleifera seedlings to mothers and young children in a series of workshops in community centres and health clinics to diffuse knowledge of the nutritional benefits of eating the leaves of this ‘wonder tree’.  For many years the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and  the World […]

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