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UNCA President, Valeria Robecco, remarks at World Press Freedom Day 2019:


Valeria Robecco, President of the United Nations Correspondents Association, delivers her remarks at World Press Freedom Day event on May 3rd, 2019 at UN Headquarters in New York.

Announcements

Announcing the 2020 UNCA Executive Committee:

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Announcing the 2019 UNCA Awards Winners

On Friday, December 6th, 2019 the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) celebrated the winners of the 2019 UNCA Awards for best print, broadcast and online media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations.

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Latest UNCA News

VIDEO: Press Briefing with UNFPA to launch Humanitarian Overview 2020 Appeal - On Thursday, February 6th, in the UN Correspondents Association room, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) held a press briefing to present an appeal for $683 million to urgently provide life-saving reproductive health and protection services to 48 million women, girls and young people, including 4 million pregnant women, living in 57 countries affected by […]
VIDEO: Press Conference with Human Rights Watch to launch 2020 World Report - Human Rights Watch launched their 2020 World Report on Tuesday, January 14th in New York. Speakers were: Kenneth Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch Emma Daly, Media Director, Human Rights Watch Sophie Richardson, China Director, Human Rights Watch Louis Charbonneau, UN Director, Human Rights Watch
VIDEO: Press Conference with nuclear experts and organizers to launch the “Count the Nuclear Weapons Money” campaign - On Thursday, October 24th, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with nuclear experts and organizers on a new initiative with an Alternative Strategy for Constraining Nuclear Arsenals, launching the “Count the Nuclear Weapons Money” campaign. Speakers were:– Alyn Ware, Global Coordinator, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament and a winner of the Right Livelihood Award  […]
VIDEO – Report Launch with Lumos on Ending the Institutionalization of Children - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with Lumos to launch their new report A Goal Within Reach: Ending the Institutionalization of Children to Ensure that No One is Left Behind. Speakers were: Sharon Riggle, Chief of Office, USG/UN Secretary General’s special Representative for Children and Armed ConflictDana Sleiman, Senior Public Information Office, UNHCRAniruddha […]
VIDEO: Press Briefing with Hon. David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with Hon. David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), following his intervention at the UK-sponsored event “Attacks on Civilians and Civilian Infrastructure in North-West Syria: What Does International Humanitarian Law Say?” at UNHQ. Hon. Miliband also spoke to recent humanitarian developments in […]

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