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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 briefed on the ICRC’s participation in the relief operation in Syria. Also participating in the panel was Mr.

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...

Monday, September 14th, 2015

UNCA PRESS BRIEFING with Senator Mike Gravel – Monday, September 14, 2015

The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press briefing with former U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Mike Gravel, on Monday, September 14th in the UNCA Meeting Room (S-310). Senator Gravel discussed U.S. foreign policy ahead of the 70th...

Friday, June 12th, 2015

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 a 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. Speakers...

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

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 Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) on Wednesday, March 11th to launch their report titled “Doctors in the Crosshairs: Four Years of Attacks on Health Care in Syria”.  The...

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Applications Invited for 2015 Dag Hammarskjöld Journalism Fellowships

The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists is now accepting applications for its 2015 program for journalists from the developing countries of Africa, Asia and Latin America/the Caribbean. Please visit www.unjournalismfellowship.org for more details.

Monday, February 9th, 2015

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 with the U.N. Secretary-General took place on Wednesday, February 4th in the U.N. Delegates Dining Room. Top Row, from left: Melissa Kent (CBC/Radio Canada); Nabil Abi Saab (Al-Hurra...

Monday, February 9th, 2015

UNCA & UN Staff 1% Fund- Book Reading with Uwem Akpan, April 30th, 2014

The U.N. Correspondents Association, in cooperation with the U.N. Staff 1% for Development Fund, hosted a book reading with Nigerian author Uwem Akpan on Wednesday, April 30th in the UNCA Meeting Room, to support “Authors for Literacy”,...

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Press briefing with Mr.Hadi al-Bahra, President of the National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces – Monday, September 22, 2014

The U.N. Correspondents Association held a press briefing with Mr.Hadi al-Bahra, President of the National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces (Syrian Coalition), on Tuesday, September 22, 2014 in the U.N.C.A. Meeting Room. Mr. al-Bahra led...

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Climate Summit + Social Good, Hosted by the U.N. Correspondents Association – Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The United Nations Foundation, in cooperation with the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), held the Climate Summit + Social Good on Tuesday September 23rd, 2014, hosted by the...

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