North America

UNEP’s North America Office is working to support prosperity, build resilience and boost resource efficiency in the United States and Canada.


Join us for a virtual concert in celebration of World Environment Day on June 4th at 3pm ET

Upcoming Event

California is taking action to restore, reimagine, and recreate degraded ecosystems 


Join UNEP & FAO North America for the Kiss the Ground movie panel discussion

Panel Discussion
The Challenge

North America, a global leader in innovation, is rich in wilderness, biodiversity and natural beauty.

But the United States and Canada face growing environmental challenges—including climate change, air pollution, marine debris, and unsustainable production and consumption. Read More


UNEP North America works with stakeholders to respond to some of the region's most urgent environmental challenges.

  • About This Office
  • Our New York Office

Learn more about who we are and how we work.


North America Office

900 17th Street NW, Suite 506 
Washington, D.C. 20006

UNEP’s New York Office is a devoted bridge builder, specialized in establishing and maintaining critical links with the UN Secretariat, UN organizations and entities headquartered in New York, Permanent Missions to the UN, civil society organizations, academic institutions and others.

Learn more about the New York Office.