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USIP experts and senior staff help inform the conversation about peacebuilding and national security by giving interviews and background briefings to journalists from news outlets around the world. Reporters wishing to interview an expert should contact the media desk at interviews@usip.org or by calling 202-429-3869.

Media Contact

Allison Sturma
Press Secretary
202-429-4725

Latest News Releases

December 12, 2014
Ambassador Oakley’s eminent career included leading U.S. diplomatic missions in Zaire, Somalia and Pakistan, as well as...
November 20, 2014
(Washington) - The United States Institute of Peace Board of Directors has selected Nancy Lindborg to be the Institute’...
October 10, 2014
In bestowing the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay, the Norwegian Nobel Committee...
September 18, 2014
The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media (GDIGM), the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP), and ITVS will co-host an...
September 2, 2014
Dr. Kristin Lord, acting president of the U.S. Institute of Peace, announced that she will leave USIP on October 3,...

USIP in the News

January 30, 2015
... character and courage,” Gen. Dempsey said. Somewhere, there's a terrible disconnect. Robin Wright is a joint fellow...
January 29, 2015
ROBIN WRIGHT, United States Institute of Peace: Iran has two parallel governments. You have both an elected president,...
January 29, 2015
"There's a different part of the brain that operates when officials are talking about these groups," said Moeed Yusuf,...
January 28, 2015
But some analysts said the Afghan parliament acted as it should have: independently of the government. Shahmahmood...
January 27, 2015
Sheldon Himelfarb is President and CEO of the PeaceTech Lab at the U.S. Institute of Peace, which works at the...