On 5 September, more than 70 Western Australians gathered together at the Small Business Development Centre (SBDC) to discuss a cause close to many hearts; good health and wellbeing in the workplace. Hosted by UNAA WA and SBDC, this panel event was the third in the inaugural Business & Sustainability Forum series. The Hon. Alanna […]
For almost a decade, UNAA WA has conducted the Yolande Frank Art Awards, where school students can use any art medium to convey the meaning of a selected Human Right. This year, the awards were extended to include senior secondary students (years 10 to 12) for the first time. The awards are named in honour […]
The launch of the UNAA SA Young Professionals Network (UNAA SA YPN) was held at the Adelaide Town Hall on September 5th, 2018. Paul Vasileff, South Australian-based founder and head designer of Paolo Sebastian, and international renowned atelier was the keynote speaker for the night. Special guests attending included Chief Justice, Chris Kourakis; Member of […]
The sacrifices of the past and hope for the future: these were the two defining elements of United Nations Day for attendees at The Cenotaph in Sydney’s Martin Place. United Nations Day takes place annually on 24 October and begins with the wreath-laying ceremony, which commemorates the sacrifices made by fallen United Nations peacekeepers. For […]
The UNAA Northern Territory (UNAA NT) Board is a small team of volunteers that have managed to celebrate some of the important international UN days and their directly-related SDGs throughout 2018. UNAA NT accomplished this mostly through partnerships with other local organisations, truly living the ideal of SDG 17. March 3 – On International Women’s Day, […]
Did you attend WIPC 2018 Sydney? 🕊️ Watch now 🎥: WIPC 2018 on Scoop News Report from SBS Australia, featuring UNAA President Michael G Smith and UNAA NSW President, Patricia Jenkings [Thai Audio Version].
Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect at the World Inner Peace Celebration in Australia 2018! 🌏🕊️ This a free event! Come along and celebrate the International Day of Peace, promoting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and introducing Inner Peace Education and Practice. When: 22 September 2018 Where: International Convention Centre, Darling […]
Read now: The Project Syndicate article by UNAA Goodwill Ambassador for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, Professor Ramesh Thakur: “Great chief executives need a guiding vision for the exercise of authority, and all the more so when that authority is international civil authority. As United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan had such a vision – and the […]