Young Professionals

Young Professionals

About UNA-USA Young Professionals

UNA‐USA Young Professional (UNA‐YP) is a program of the UNA‐USA which seeks to engage young professionals to promote effective US involvement in international affairs and the United Nations. As part of UNA‐USA, UNA‐USA YP provides emerging leaders with resources to act on issues of national and global importance


Benefits of Membership with UNA Sacramento YP

UN & Global Education | Networking | Career Panels | Leadership Training Seminars | Leadership opportunities | Mentors working in international relations | Educating Americans about the UN | Attend YP Board Meetings | Fundraisers | UNA‐USA Film Festival Film Screenings (Documentaries)

Send Questions to: 

Nesar Ahmad

Membership Chair


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Volunteer & Internship Opportunities

Advocacy Intern

  • Participate in advocacy training in preparation to meet with local congressional and senate representatives and advocate on behalf of UNA priorities such as:

    • Ensure the US continues to support funding to the UN

    • Support the Sustainable Development Goals

  • Organize community programs and events on humanitarian issues. 

  • Monitor sources of information on countries and issues of concern to UNA and the UNA, and collecting, organizing, and analyzing relevant information.


Education Intern

  • Design and engage local high schools and university students to participate in UNA programs.

  • Lead Model UN trainings and demonstrations.

  • Teach others about the role and importance of diplomacy and collaboration of the United Nations. 

Communications and Development Intern

  • Interns in this position will help with the development and production of events and communications through social media, community outreach, and additional programs support. Interns in this position will have the opportunity to engage with a wide range of UNA events and programs.

  • Organize community fundraisers to support UNA programs. 

  • Reach out to local organizaions

Technology Intern

  • IT interns assist in the maintenance of the website.

  • IT interns may participate in the development of new forums or applications.

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P.O. Box 163381
Sacramento, CA 95816-9381

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