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The United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA-USA) is a membership organization dedicated to building understanding of and support for the world of the UN among the American people. As part of the United Nations Foundation (UNF), UNA-USA fosters awareness of the UN through various national initiatives and programs. We are dedicated to educating, inspiring and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations, strengthening the United Nations system, promoting constructive United States leadership in that system and achieving the goals of the United Nations Charter. UNA-USA has over 125 chapters throughout the country that work to engage the American public on UN-related issues through education, advocacy, and outreach.
UNA-USA is a member of the World Federation of United Nations Association (WFUNA), which was founded in 1946 as an international public movement for the UN.
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