ABOUT US

Assyrian Universal Alliance, usually abbreviated as AUA and popularly known as Khoyada (English: Unity) is an ethnic Assyrian worldwide umbrella organization made up of different sectors of the Assyrian federations and organisations throughout the world.

ADDRESS

PO Box 34, Fairfield NSW 1860. AUSTRALIA

Email: info@auaaustralia.org

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AUA Congresses 

  1. The 1st World Cultural Congress was held in Paw France. From April 10 - 14, 1968

  2. It was called and chaired by the Late Eloff Agha Petros. Where the name of AUA was selected.

  3. The 2nd Congress was held in England. From Aug. 13 - 17, 1969.

  4. Where Dr. Wilson Bet-Mansoor was elected the first Secretary General of the AUA.

  5. The 3rd. Congress was held in Koln Germany. From July 24 - 27 1970.

  6. Where the Late William Yonan was elected the Secretary General.

  7. The 4th. Congress was held in Tehran, Iran. From Oct. 23 - 27 1971.

  8. The 5th. Congress was held in Geneva, Switzerland. From April 26 - 30, 1972.

  9. The 6th. Congress was held in New York, N.Y. From April 25 - 30, 1973.

  10. Where the first written Constitution of the AUA was Adopted.

  11. The 7th. Congress was held in Chicago, Ill. From Sept. 17 - 23, 1974.

  12. The 8th. Congress was held in Geneva, Switzerland. From Dec. 28 - Nov. 03, 1975.

  13. The 9th. Congress was held in Stockholm, Sweden. From Oct. 04 - 09, 1976.

  14. The 10th. Congress was held in London England. From Oct.03 - 08, 1977.

  15. The 11th. Congress was held in Sydney Australia. From Nov. 06 - 12, 1978, where the Late Sam Andrews was elected the Secretary General. And a committee to revise the 1973 Constitution and Bylaws of the AUA.

  16. The 12th. Congress was held in Michigan  USA. From                     1979.

  17. The 13th. Congress was held in Los Angels, USA . From                  1981.

  18. Where the late Afram Rayis was elected the Secretary General.

  19. The 14th. Congress was held in Los Angels, USA. From Aug. 28 - 31, 1982.

  20. The 15th. & 16th. Congress was held in Rosemont, Ill. From Nov. 29 - Dec. 02, 1984.

  21. The Extra-ordinary Meeting was held in Stockholm, Sweden. From Nov. 06 - 08, 1987, where Mr. Shmuel Warda was selected the Secretary General.

  22. The 17th. Congress was held in  Australia. From April 23 - 28,  1989, where Mr. Daniel Odisho Crisby was elected the Secretary General for two years.

  23. The 18th. Congress was held in Chicago, Ill. USA. From April 17 - 20  1992, upon the recommendations of a senior member of the AUA, Mr. Crisby accepted to serve AUA in the capacity of Secretary General for another term.

  24. The 19th. Congress was held in Modesto, Ca. USA. From May 27 - 30, 1994, where Senator John Nimrod was elected the Secretary General. And the revisions on 1978 Constitution & by-laws of the AUA were adopted.

  25. The 20th. Congress was held in Michigan, USA. From March 28 - 31, 1996.

  26. The 21st. Congress was held in Dearborn, Mi. USA. From Aug. 25 - 27, 1997, where John Nimrod was elected - Secretary General

  27. The 22nd. Congress was held in Tehran, Iran. From Nov. 02 - 04, 1998.

  28. The 23rd. Congress was held in Marabella, Spain. From May 17 - 19, 2001

  29. The 24th. Congress was held in London, England. From July 06 - 10, 2005, Dr. Emanuel Kamber was elected the Secretary Genera, later resigning from his position. Mr. Darmo the Deputy Secretary General held the position of Secretary General.

  30. The 25th Worldwide Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) took place in Jonkoping, Sweden from September 4 through September 7, 2008. The Hon. Younathan Betkolia was elected Secretary General

  31. Assyrian Universal Alliance, 26th World Congress, Sydney – Australia, from 20-24th May 2009. The Hon. Younathan Betkolia remained in his position as Secretary General.

  32. The 27th World Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) took place in Erbil, Iraq from December 2 through December 4, 2010, with the participation of Assyrian representatives from around the world. After extensive, elaborate and open discussions on the condition of Assyrians on both the ancestral lands and in the Diaspora or exile, where a number of extensive resolutions were approved.

  33. The 28th World Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) convened in Tehran, Iran from October 6 through October 10, 2011 with worldwide participation comprising of more than fifty Assyrian representatives from thirteen countries. The Hon. Younathan Betkolia remained in his position as Secretary General.