UNA USA Campus Advocates UH Meeting

Thursday September 12th 2013 at AD Bruce Religion Center 201

Come to the first meeting of the UNA USA Campus Advocates at UH

WHY JOIN:

- Engage in a nationwide network of UNA chapters across cities and college campuses

- Participate in seminars with world renowned speakers including diplomats and former delegates of the United Nations

- Staff and participate in various Model United Nations conferences including the Houston Area Model United Nations conference and GC Houston

- Advocate for peacekeepers in war-torn areas and have the ability to communicate messages to them

- Combat malaria and polio in developing nations by raising awareness with the UN Foundation campaign, Shot@Life

- Work with refugee children relocated to the Houston area, currently a hub for refugee resettlement

- Network with students across campaigns through socials and mixers throughout the year

- And much more!



What the United Nations does:

- Vaccinates 58% of the world's children, saving 2.5 million lives a year

- Assists over 34 million refugees and people fleeing war, famine or persecution

- Keeps peace with 110,000 peacekeepers on 4 continents

- Fights poverty, helping 370 million rural poor achieve better lives in the last 30 years

- Protects and promotes human rights on site and through some 80 treaties/declarations

- Promotes maternal health, saving the lives of 30 million women a year



Meeting for the UNA USA Campus Advocates at UH

Thursday, Sep. 12th 2013 at 4pm

3800 Cullen Blvd

Houston, TX

This is located by the Roy G Cullen building.