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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.

Latest News Releases

May 23, 2016
Istanbul, Turkey -- U.S. Institute of Peace President Nancy Lindborg submitted the Institute’s commitment at the World...
April 21, 2016
Washington, D.C. – Amid the unrelenting pressures of war, the Government of Iraq this week formalized its work with the...
April 13, 2016
The millions of people forced from their homes in the midst of the Middle East’s violent conflicts should be seen for...
March 9, 2016
(Washington, D.C.) – The U.S. Institute of Peace announces Carla Koppell’s appointment as vice president for the Center...
March 9, 2016
“Hal was a true wise man, and a pillar in the world of peacebuilding and mediation,” said USIP President Nancy Lindborg...
January 22, 2016
(Washington) – The U.S. Institute of Peace announces policy and communications professional Salih Booker as its new...

USIP in the News

May 25, 2016
Meeting sounded a "wake-up call" about the scale of the problems with aid, but many saw it as modest step. "The summit...
May 25, 2016
The World Humanitarian Summit, which ended Tuesday, showcased a new generation of entrepreneurs using their know-how to...
May 24, 2016
As the United States and the international community grapple with interlocking crises in the Middle East and nearby...
May 24, 2016
The latest estimates suggest that 125 million people are in need of humanitarian aid. Some 60 million are displaced,...
May 23, 2016
Swedish lawmakers are set to vote on 25 May on a Host Nation Agreement with NATO that would represent a step toward...