Ugandan North American Association


UNAA and its members are dedicated to uniting members and Ugandan communities globally to bring about positive change in our societies. Here are some of our programs.

An All-Year Round Trade and Investment Program with Forums

One of the main objectives of the Ugandan North American Association is to promote the economic interests of the Ugandans in the Diaspora. During the UNAA Annual Conventions, a whole day has been set aside for a Trade and Investments Forum at the start of the 3-day Convention.

UNAA Education Initiative Program

When we took office, President Henrietta Wamala promised to unveil the UNAA Scholarship Initiative Program and also build partnerships with Universities that would offer educational scholarships to our UNAA members.

Community Awareness Forums

Forums that address social issues that affect us as a community such as End of Life Decisions, Raising Children in North America, Religious and Interfaith gatherings, etc.

UNAA Membership

New Membership: $50
Renewing Membership: $20

• The Right to Vote
• Discounts off UNAA Convention Registration
• Access to the UNAA Life Insurance and Life Repatriation Program
• Free Access to the Trade & Investment Forum program on Friday at the Convention
• The Right to make decisions that impact the Organization through the AGM meetings.
• Access to the UNAA Scholarship Programs

UNAA Immigration Assistance Program

Immigration problems are those kinds of issues that hover over us as a Diaspora community that sometimes even result in family breakups due to deportations. UNAA leaders continue to work hard to look for resources, consult with Immigration lawyers and share information with members that can help those with Immigration needs help them find affordable or even Pro Bono services.

UNAA Repatriation & UNAA Life Program

The UNAA Group Life Insurance is by Cultural Group Benefits Insurance Program through Hartford and the UNAA Repatriation Program is by UMOJA. For more details about the program

Miss Uganda North America

A partnership with Inzozi Fashion House that empowers young Ugandan women

UNAA Well Care Workshops

Workshops aimed at promoting financial and physical wellness among Ugandans in the diaspora.

Professionals Connect

New program that brings together business owners and professionals

Trade and Investment Partnerships

UNAA is creating opportunities for Ugandan-based businesses by partnering with North American professionals, investors and manufacturers.