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BRIEFING with Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre of the Norwegian Refugee Council to launch 2017 Global Report on Internal Displacement
From left: Sherwin Brye-Pease (UNCA President), Alexandra Bilak (IDMC),...
UNCA Film Screening of Sebastian Junger & Nick Quested documentary “Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS”
(from left: Sherwin Bryce-Pease (UNCA President), Sebastian Junger, Nick...
UNCA Press Conference with Human Rights Watch on New Chemical Attacks in Syria
(From left: Akshaya Kumar, Ken Roth, Lama Fakih) The...
UNCA Report Launch with Save the Children on the Psychological Effects of Syria’s 6-year war on Children – Monday, March 6th, 2017
(From left: Michelle Nichols (UNCA Executive Member), Sonia Kush...
UNCA Press Conference with Human Rights Watch on Chemical Attacks in Syria
The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) hosted a press...
Save the Children Report launch “Forced to Flee: Inside the 21st Largest Country”
From left: Giampaolo Pioli, UNCA President; Carolyn Miles, Save...
UNCA Briefing on “Women and the U.N. Charter – A Southern Legacy.”
From left: Nabil Abi Saab, UNCA Vice President; Edith...
UNCA Book Club Series with Dr. Cass Sunstein on “The World According to Star Wars”, Friday, July 22
On Friday, July 22nd, the UN Correspondents Association initiated...
UNCA Book Presentation with author and Sky TG24 TV personality, Jordan Foresi, on “The Age of Hatred: Islam, Iran and the New Middle East”
(Above from left: Giampaolo Pioli, UNCA President; Jordan Leo...
UNCA Briefing on Combatting Cybersex Trafficking on a Global Scale with Mark Clookie, former NCIS Director & Clara Sommarin at UNICEF
(From left: Emoke Bebiak, UN Correspondents Association Executive Member/Moderator;...
Press Conference with Dominik Stillhart, Director of Operations at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press conference on...
UNCA Book Presentation & Discussion with Dr. Akiko Mikamo, author of “Rising from the Ashes: A True Story of Survival and Forgiveness from Hiroshima”
The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a book presentation and...
UNCA Press Conference with President of the Syrian National Coalition, Dr. Khaled Khoja
  The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a press conference...
UNCA PRESS BRIEFING with Senator Mike Gravel – Monday, September 14, 2015
The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press briefing with...
UNCA Press Conference with lawyers from Roads of Success on victims of persecution from ISIS captivity and advancing religious minorities and women’s rights across the Middle East
On Tuesday, June 9th, the U.N. Correspondents Association held...
UNCA BRIEFING with Dr. Denis Mukwege, Founder & Medical Director Panzi Foundation, DRC & USA
The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press briefing with...
SAVE THE CHILDREN – State of the World’s Mothers Report- UNCA embargoed launch, Thursday, April 30th
(Photo: Cia Pak/Scannews) Then U.N. Correspondents Association held an...
ATTACKS ON THE PRESS, 2015 CPJ REPORT- LAUNCHED Monday, April 27th at UNCA Press Conference
The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press conference with...
UNCA Press Conference with International Peacemakers to Announce Women’s Walk for Peace and Reunification of Korea- Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press conference with...
UNCA Press Conference with Physicians For Human Rights to Launch Report on Attacks on Health Care in Syria – Wednesday, March 11th
The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a press conference with...
UNCA Book Presentation & Panel Discussion on “Digital Diplomacy: Conversations on Innovation in Foreign Policy” by Andreas Sandre MONDAY, February 23rd @3pm
On Monday, February 23rd, 2015, UNCA hosted a book...
UNCA Press Conference with Human Rights Watch on new research on use of barrel bombs in Syria- Tuesday, Feb. 24th
The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a press conference by...
UNCA Executive Committee Annual Luncheon with the U.N. Secretary-General, Wednesday, February 4th, 2015
The U.N. Correspondents Association 2015 Executive Committee annual luncheon...
UNCA PRESS CONFERENCE with HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH on Report on Darfur- Wednesday, February 11
  (photo Cia Pak, Scannews) UNCA hosted a press...

Giampaolo Pioli (photo coming)

PRESIDENT

Giampaolo Pioli, Quotidiano Nazionale

Room: S-422 Tel: (212) 371-1099, (917) 287-3969
Email: giampioli@aol.com

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FIRST VICE PRESIDENT

Kahraman Haliscelik, TRT Turkish Radio & TV

Room: S-302 Tel: (646) 981-7787
Email: kahramanhaliscelik@yahoo.com

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SECOND VICE PRESIDENT

Sylviane Zehil, L`Orient Le Jour

Room: S-419A Tel: (917) 882-8244
Email: sylzehil@aol.com

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THIRD VICE PRESIDENT

Ali Barada, An-Nahar Newspaper; France 24

Room: S-340B Tel: (917) 365-0942
Email: abarada@hotmail.com

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TREASURER

Bouchra Benyoussef, Maghreb Arab Press

Room: S-419BTel: (212) 758-6461
Email: b.bouchra2001@gmail.com

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SECRETARY

Seana Magee, Kyodo News

Room: S-304 Tel: (212) 512-5506
Email: seanamagee2003@yahoo.com

Members at Large:

Nabil Abi Saab, Alhurra TV

Nabil Abi Saab, Alhurra TV

Room: S-416A Tel: (202) 413-4666
Email: nabisaab@alhurra.com

Talal Al-Haj - Al Arabiya TV

Talal Al-Haj – Al Arabiya TV

Room: S-413 Tel: (212) 355-5845
Email: alhaj1@aol.com

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Emoke Bebiak, German Press Agency, DPA

Room: S-319 Tel: (607) 379-0356
Email: bebiak.emoke.extern@dpa.com

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Sherwin Bryce-Pease, South African Broadcasting (SABC)

Room: S-415 Tel: (917) 703-4470
Email: s.brycepease@gmail.com

Zhenqiu Gu, Xinhua News Agency

Zhenqiu Gu, Xinhua News Agency

Room: S-313 Tel: (212) 317-9618
Email: guzhenqiu@gmail.com

Melissa Kent, CBC/Radio-Canada

Melissa Kent, CBC/Radio-Canada

Room: S-342 Tel: (212) 546-0510
Email: melissa.kent@cbc.ca

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Michelle Nichols, Reuters

Room: S-321 Tel: (212) 355-6053
Email: michelle.nichols@thomsonreuters.com

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Valeria Robecco, ANSA News Agency

Room: S-305 Tel: (973) 413-0864
Email: valeria.robecco@gmail.com

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Sangwon Yoon, Bloomberg

Room: S-315 Tel: 212) 888-0503
Email: syoon32@bloomberg.net

 

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