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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 24th Annual UNCA Awards
Friday, December 6th, 2019
Cipriani Wall Street, New York

The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) will honor the winners of the 24th annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast and electronic media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations. The Dinner and Awards will take place at Cipriani Wall Street  in New York City.

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Announcing the 2019 UNCA Executive Committee:

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Latest UNCA News

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 […]
VIDEO: Save the Children launches its 2019 Global Childhood Report - The United Nations Correspondents Association held an embargoed press briefing with Save the Children ahead of their May 28th launch of the 2019 Global Childhood Report Speakers were:Carolyn Miles, President & CEO, Save the ChildrenDr. Beryl Levinger, Research Director; Distinguished Professor, Middlebury Institute of International StudiesRaj Kumar, Founding President and Editor-in-Chief, DevexModerated by: Negin Janati, […]
Briefing with UN Women on Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action 25th Anniversary Commemoration - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with UN Women on the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action 25th anniversary commemoration taking place in 2020. Speakers were:Åsa Regnér, Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director, Intergovernmental Support and Strategic Partnerships Bureau, UN WomenLopa Banerjee, Director, Civil Society Division, UN Women Christine Brautigam, Director, Intergovernmental […]

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