The United Nations Correspondents Association

Announcements

Monday, May 1st, 2017

UNCA Press Conference with Human Rights Watch on New Chemical Attacks in Syria

(From left: Akshaya Kumar, Ken Roth, Lama Fakih) The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with Human Rights Watch on Monday, May 1st to present its latest findings on chemical attacks in Syria, including on the recent attack in Khan Sheikhoun. Speakers were: Ken Roth, Executive Director at Human Rights Watch Lama Fakih,

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

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 (Syria Relief), Carolyn Miles (President & CEO, Save the Children), Rolla H., (Save the Children, Syria)) The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with Save the...

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

UNCA Press Conference with Human Rights Watch on Chemical Attacks in Syria

The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) hosted a press conference on Monday, February 13th in the UNCA meeting room with Human Rights Watch to present their new research on the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Panelist...

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Save the Children Report launch “Forced to Flee: Inside the 21st Largest Country”

From left: Giampaolo Pioli, UNCA President; Carolyn Miles, Save the Children President & CEO; Ninette Kelley, NY Office Director, UNHCR. The UN Correspondents Association held a press conference with Save the Children to launch their report “Forced...

Monday, September 26th, 2016

UNCA Briefing on “Women and the U.N. Charter – A Southern Legacy.”

From left: Nabil Abi Saab, UNCA Vice President; Edith Lederer, Moderator; Fatima Sator, researcher; Elise Dietrichson, researcher; Ambassador Antonio de Aguiar Patriota, Permanent Representative of Brazil to the UN.   The UN Correspondents Association held a press...

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

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 Foresi, author) The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a book presentation on July 11th, 2016, with Jordan Leo Foresi, Italian-American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality at Sky Tg24...

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

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; Mark Clookie; Clara Sommarin) The UN Correspondents Association held a press briefing on Tuesday, June 22nd, on Combatting Cybersex Trafficking on a Global Scale, with Mark Clookie, Vice...

Monday, January 18th, 2016

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 Thursday, Januray 14th, with Director of Operations at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Mr. Dominik Stillhart, during his short visit to New York. Mr. Stillhart...

Monday, October 26th, 2015

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 discussion with Dr. Akiko Mikamo on her book, Rising from the Ashes: A True Story of Survival and Forgiveness from Hiroshima, on Monday, October 26th in the UNCA...

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

UNCA Press Conference with President of the Syrian National Coalition, Dr. Khaled Khoja

  The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a press conference on Wednesday, September 30th with the President of the Syrian National Coalition, Dr. Khaled Khoja.  Speakers from the delegation included, Ms. Alia Mansour, Special Representative of the SNC...

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