MAURITIUS UNITED NATIONS ASSOCIATION

Affiliated to: World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA), Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations (CONGO). Registered with UN DPI/NGO and accredited to Corporate Social Responsibility CSR Mauritius.

 

 

 

Mr. Rashad Daureeawo, President of UNA-Mauritius attended the Plenary Assembly and was elected the vice-President of WFUNA.

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Sir Anerood Jugnauth QC. The President of the Republic, Chief Guest at the MUNA's 65th UN Anniversary Celebration.

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Mr. N.Bossoondyal introducing Mr. I.Lallmamode V.P of MUNA and adviser of the Youth Council (Member of the MNYC in 70s and President of PLYF in 70's) to Sir Anerood Jugnauth QC the President of the Republic.

The United Nations Association of Mauritius (MUNA) was launched on 24th October 1976. MUNA is the Mauritius Branch of the World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA), based at the UN, New York and Geneva. In the year 2001, MUNA obtained its consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (UN-ECOSOC). The UN-ECOSOC is the third important Organ of the UN after the General Assembly and Security Council. As an NGO enjoying special Consultative status with the UN ECOSOC, MUNA is now permitted to designate representatives at the United Nations Head Quarters in New York, and the United Nations Office in Geneva and Vienna. MUNA's President, Mr. Rashad Daureeawoo is elected Vice President of WFUNA.

Workshop on “Communication Gap” for teenagers

This workshop was aimed at raising different issues and controversies brought about by a difference in values and attitudes between one generation and another, especially between young people and their parents.

World Children Day 24th November 10

World Children Day: INDIRA GANDHI WOMEN CENTRE RIVIERE DU REMPART, 24th November 2010.

UNA Mauritius Campaign on Violence & Rape Complication on young women

11th International Conference of Chief Justices of the World on Articles 51 of the constitution of India

 

 

aiming for a better world....

Living in exile

All African Students Union's Congress

 

 

 

 

 

UNA-Mauritius is seriously contemplating to host the 40th Plenary Assembly of World Federation of United Nations Associations in Mauritius in April 2012. Negotiations are presently ongoing at different levels.

UNA-Mauritius will give emphasis on program of special interests:


(1) Mauritius Sovereignty over the Chagos-Archipelago, including Diego Garcia Islands as per UN Declaration 1514 of 1960 stating the inalienable right of colonial peoples to independence, and Resolution 2066 of 1965.


(2) To bring worldwide awareness campaign in favour of Mauritian claim before the appropriate international tribunal to declare nullity of Marine Protected Areas ones around the Chagos-Archipelago depriving Mauritius of its fishing and other rights in the exclusive economic zone.

(3) To support all actions at national and International in making of Indian Ocean a Piracy Free Zone and including the surveillance detention and prosecution of pirates.