United Nations Association Young Professionals (UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta) is a new program of UNA Atlanta that seeks to empower young professionals in discussions of international affairs and support of the United Nation’s core mission. UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta provides a forum for likeminded individuals, typically between ages of 21-40, to learn and raise awareness about pressing global issues. Representing a diverse group of individuals from the fields of business, law, government, nonprofits, arts, and philanthropy, UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta is an excellent platform for career development, social networking, and expanding horizons on relevant policy issues.
Emphasizing the vital work of UNA Atlanta, UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta is committed to provide information and opportunities to young professionals and students through various event series, ranging from workshops and networking conference to career dinners and professional activities with a wide range of international agencies and organizations. By advocating for international issues and innovating ideas to facilitate global exchange, YP members gain benefits of:
- Personal Development
- Professional Development
- Advocacy Trainings
- Grassroots Fellowship
- Convenient Political Engagement
Members of UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta are encouraged to take action in educating and advocating on the United Nations Millennium Development Goals and the Post-2015 Agenda. Through creative and collaborative projects, members can impact their local communities based on a shared interest. Some interests include hunger and poverty, education, environmental sustainability, gender equality, healthcare and public health, global security, social entrepreneurship.
We are always looking for committed, reliable, and enthusiastic young professionals to join and participate in these activities. To become a member of UNA-Atlanta, please fill out this form. If you are in joining UNA Young Professionals of Atlanta, please contact Moorissa Meritseba Tjokro at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.