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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

September 21, 2016
Nancy Lindborg
This year, in spite of the violence and terrorism that dominate our news, it is critical that we remember that the...
September 21, 2016
Washington—In Afghanistan, Herat University is holding a peace rally just weeks after the deadly attack on the American...
September 12, 2016
Washington, D.C. – Leaders of three prominent foreign affairs institutions and former senior policymakers are...
August 25, 2016
Naqib also was a scholar. A proud university graduate in Afghanistan, he received a Fulbright scholarship to study at...
July 21, 2016
Left to right, Bill Taylor, USIP award committee chairwoman Maral Noori, Richard Lewis, Carol McKay, Sallie Lewis, Nancy Lindborg.
“She appreciates that she is making a real contribution to peacebuilding in the Middle East and Africa,” according to...
June 13, 2016
(Washington, D.C.) – A day after the United States’ deadliest-ever mass shooting, His Holiness the Dalai Lama led a...

USIP in the News

August 30, 2016
Adnani’s demise, if confirmed, would be the biggest single setback to the leadership of isis since the group began its...
August 25, 2016
A recent training, organized by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), on “Strengthening ...  
August 9, 2016
According to Kathleen Kuehnast of the United States Institute of Peace, “Out of some 585 peace treaties drafted over...
August 6, 2016
“I think she's a strong, committed leader,” said Belquis Ahmadi, a program director at the U.S. Institute for Peace,...
August 1, 2016
LAHORE: Pakistan and USA must remain engaged in the best interest of Afghanistan, said US Institute of Peace (USIP)...