The United Nations Correspondents Association

Press Conferences

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

VIDEO: Press Conference with Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and other expert groups on situation in Myanmar

On Tuesday, May 8th, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with Human Rights Watch, Fortify Rights, Amnesty International and the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect on the urgent need for Security Council action on Myanmar following the Council’s recent trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh. Speakers included: (top photo from left

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

VIDEO: UNCA Briefing with Australia’s Lowy Institute on Asia Power Index

  (Speakers left to right: Bonnie Bley, Research Fellow on the Asia Power Index Project, Hervé Lemahieu, Director of the Lowy Institute Asia Power Index Project, Michael Fullilove, Executive Director of the Lowy Institute, Seana Magee, Moderator, UNCA Executive Committee...

Friday, May 4th, 2018

VIDEO: UNCA Briefing with US Nominee for Director General of IOM, Ken Isaacs

On Friday, May 4th, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with President Donald Trump’s nominee for Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Ken Isaacs. VIDEO, BIO and White House statement are...

Friday, April 6th, 2018

VIDEO: Briefing with Her Excellency Ms. Haneen Zoabi, Member of Israeli Knesset from the Arab Joint List

The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing on Friday, April 6th with Her Excellency Ms. Haneen Zoabi, Member of Israeli Knesset from the Arab joint list, who was in the US participating in a speaking tour....

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

VIDEO: Press Briefing with Nuclear Experts on Dangers and Prospects for the UN High Level Conference on Nuclear Disarmament

The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with nuclear experts on the Growing Nuclear Dangers and Prospects for the UN High Level Conference on Nuclear Disarmament, on March 28th in the UNCA briefing room. Speakers included:...

Monday, March 19th, 2018

VIDEO: Press Conference with International Crisis Group experts on electoral politics in Africa

On Monday, March 19th, 2018, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with International Crisis Group Senior Analyst for Congo, Hans Hoebeke and Senior UN Analyst Ashish Pradhan to present their latest report on the...

Friday, February 9th, 2018

VIDEO: Press Conference with UNRWA West Bank Director, Scott Anderson, & Director of NY Office, Peter Mulrean

The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference on Friday, February 9th in the UNCA meeting room with UNRWA’s Director of Operations in the West Bank, Scott Anderson, and the Director of UNRWA’s Representative Office in...

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

VIDEO: Press Conference with the Director of Operations for the International Committee of the Red Cross, Dominik Stillhart – Tuesday, February 6th

The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with the Director of Operations for the International Committee of the Red Cross, Dominik Stillhart, on Tuesday, February 6th in the UNCA meeting room.   BIO: As Director...

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Meet & Greet with President-elect of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, Mr. Miroslav Lajčák

On Thursday, September 7th, 2017, the United Nations Correspondents Association hosted a reception to welcome the President-elect of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, His Excellency Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of...

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Briefing with members of the Core Group and Civil Society on Adoption of Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty

The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing on Friday, July 7th with members of the UN Core Group (South Africa, Brazil, Austria, Nigeria) joined by delegates from the International Community of the Red Cross (ICRC)...

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