Get Involved with the Unitarian Universalist Office at the United Nations

Guided by our principles, Unitarian Universalists (UUs) are called to advocate for international human rights, peace, and climate justice, promoting the inherent worth and dignity of people and planet. The Unitarian Universalist Office at the United Nations (UU@UN) is the UU voice to the UN. Join our global social justice movement by getting involved and building awareness!

Get Involved... Through Your UU Congregation

Become an Envoy

Envoys represent the UU@UN within their congregation, working to get their congregation involved in international issues and sharing important information on current UN and UU@UN activities. Youth Envoys connect the UU@UN with their congregation's Youth Group! Learn about the Envoy Program.

Host a UN Sunday Service

Every year, the UU@UN invites congregations and individual UUs to deepen their understanding of the United Nations by devoting one service each October to reaffirm the connections between UU principles and the vital issues dealt with at the UN. Learn about hosting a UN Sunday service.

Earn the Sixth Principle Congregation Award

Strengthen support for the UU@UN by helping your congregation achieves the Sixth Principle Award and be recognized for its steadfast dedication to our UU goal of world community with peace, liberty, and justice for all. Learn about Becoming a Sixth Principle Congregation.

Run a UN Religious Education Program

The UU@UN’s Religious Education curriculum entitled “UN Me” teaches children about the UN and helps expand their knowledge of international affairs. Learn about the UN Me Curriculum.

Get Involved... As an Individual

Attend the Intergenerational Spring Seminar

Every April, youth and adults from around the U.S. and Canada gather for our exciting and educational Intergenerational Spring Seminar. All participants gain a deep understanding on a topic of global concern in a fun intergenerational environment. Learn about the Intergenerational Spring Seminar.

Participate in Our Events

Check out the UUA International Events calendar for upcoming opportunities to participate in events hosted by the UUA Office at the United Nations and our partners. Learn about upcoming events.

Enter the Dana Greeley Sermon Competition

The UU@UN invites submissions of sermons or addresses that speak to building a more just international community. Learn about the Greeley Sermon Award.

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Resources to Take Action

There are many ways to be involved with the UUA Office at the UN and take action to advance justice locally and globally.

The UUA Office at the UN hosts an Intergenerational Seminar every spring addressing an issue of global concern. Each year's Seminar concludes with recommended actions that individuals and communities can take to address those global issues. Check out our page about past Seminars to learn more about the specific issues and find resources for further engagement. Of particular note: