UNIS Mission Statement


The Ukrainian National Information Service (UNIS) has been the Ukrainian American community's public relations office in Washington, D.C. since 1977.

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UNIS Brochure

UNIS Acts as a liaison office of the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA) facilitating interaction between the Ukrainian community and Members of Congress, administration officials, the mass media, and think tank organizations. Working to enhance the participation and visibility of the Ukrainian American community in the U.S. political processes and government activities pertaining to Ukraine, UNIS cooperates with such groups as the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus (CUC), which was founded in 1997 through UNIS' efforts.

The functions of UNIS include:

Advocating Ukrainian American Issues of Interest and Concern to Government Officials in Washington, D.C.
Strengthening Bilateral Relations Between the United States and Ukraine.
Maintaining Active Media Relations to Provide Timely Information and In-Depth Analysis of Ukrainian Issues