Maya Ungar

Maya Ungar

UN Project Officer
New York

Crisis Group Role

Maya joined Crisis Group in 2022. As UN Project Officer, she is responsible for monitoring Security Council events, arranging UN advocacy activities, and contributing to UN-related research.

Professional Background

Maya focuses on the intersection of advocacy, gender and peacebuilding. Previously, she has worked or interned at the U.S. State Department, U.S. House of Representatives, the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Peace Corps and Search for Common Ground. Maya holds a Master’s degree from Oxford University and a Bachelor’s from the University of Arkansas.


  • English (native) 
  • French (intermediate)

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