North Central Regional Conference

Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 9th, 2012

Drake University
Des Moines, Iowa


Mark Goldberg, UN Dispatch
Michael Wahid Hanna, The Century Foundation
Marc Lynch, The George Washington University
Peter Yeo, United Nations Foundation
Mahmoud Hamad, Drake University

Discussing the Arab Spring,
The UN, and other Geopolitical Issues

Register Today!

conference-1 conference-2 conference-3

The North Central Regional Conference provides an opportunity for UNA-USA members and supporters in the North Central Region (North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and Missouri) to convene in a nearby location to network and build local resources as well as share best practices that strengthen their grassroots capacity in support of the UN.
This year’s conference offers members and attendees a unique and in-depth look at the Arab Spring and related decision-making at the UN, advocacy training, membership development, and tips and techniques on how to procure local partnerships that can strengthen Chapter capacity, impact, and reach.

Register Conference Schedule

Things to expect from this conference:

  • Free admission to all workshops and keynote presentations
  • Access to policy makers
  • An insider’s view in to the decision making at the United Nations
  • Complimentary meals


The UN Foundation
1750 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

Tel: +1 202 887-9040
Fax: +1 202 887-9021

801 Second Avenue
9th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Tel: +1 212 697-3315
Fax: +1 212 697-3316

About Us
Contact Us
Leadership Dinner
Email Sign-up