Connecting You with the UN
Bringing global issues to the local stageAs the largest UNA-USA chapter in the United States, serving over 1,000 members in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area, UNA-NCA engages members, residents, and visitors to the area on critical global issues, directs vital advocacy efforts, and operates meaningful programs to advance our mission.
With an eye to bring global issues to the local stage, our diverse and passionate team of staff and volunteers are working to create a forum for all those who care about our world, to find paths to engage, learn, and share.
From human rights to international law to protecting our environment, UNA-NCA connects members to the diverse, wide-ranging issues that represent the work of the United Nations, helping global efforts receive local engagement. Learn More >
Policymakers are making decisions that affect our lives in the U.S. and beyond the nation’s borders in lasting and impactful ways. UNA-NCA has vibrant, robust advocacy efforts to ensure that from our home computers to the halls of Congress — a clear and direct message to better our world — is heard and reflected. Learn More >
Our programs aim to create conversation, educate, and connect members and the community on issues of vital importance. Through educational panels, networking events and virtual coffee chats, globally-minded school curriculum, and opportunities for college and graduate students to connect, contribute, and learn; UNA-NCA provides opportunities for all. Learn More >