from the Office of Public Affairs & Communications


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 or by calling 202-429-3869.

Media Contact

Allison Sturma
Press Secretary

Latest News Releases

March 19, 2015
On March 25, 2015 from 5:00pm-6:00pm, the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Atlantic Council will host a public address...
March 19, 2015
On Friday, March 20 from 2:00pm-3:00pm, USIP will host a press call to discuss Ashraf Ghani's first visit to Washington...
February 27, 2015
The U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) mourns the loss of Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., better known as “Father...
February 20, 2015
(New Orleans) - At this week’s International Studies Association (ISA) annual meeting, the U.S. Institute of Peace (...
February 2, 2015
(Washington) – Nancy Lindborg today became the fifth president of the U.S. Institute of Peace. In its 30th year, the...

USIP in the News

March 24, 2015
That's what he would like to do, and we know that is the legacy he would like to leave -- as the president who ended...
March 24, 2015
State visit offers Ghani a chance to highlight progress, and his need for U.S. help.
March 24, 2015
Andrew Wilder, the vice-president of South and Central Asia programs at the U.S. Institute of Peace, said Friday he...
March 24, 2015
Hind Kabawat, a senior program officer for the United States Institute of Peace and a native Syrian, visited the campus...
March 23, 2015
This initiative is part of UPF's 20,000 Dialogues Project, which received seed funding from the Doris Duke Foundation...