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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

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...
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...

USIP in the News

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)...
July 31, 2016
Andrew Wilder, vice president of Asia Programs and an Afghanistan expert at the United States Institute of Peace,...
July 29, 2016
SUSAN HAYWARD is Director of Religion and Inclusive Societies at the U.S. Institute of Peace. MATTHEW J WALTON is Aung...