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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

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...
March 9, 2016
(Washington, D.C.) – The U.S. Institute of Peace announces Carla Koppell’s appointment as vice president for the Center...

USIP in the News

July 19, 2016
A plan for reconciliation in Iraq should also come out of this week’s counter-ISIS coalition meeting in Washington.
July 18, 2016
As the government of Juan Manuel Santos looks to finalize a peace deal — four years in the making — with rebels,...
July 15, 2016
South Sudan’s capital was calm Friday as government and opposition forces appeared to respect a cease-fire declared...
July 15, 2016
Clapp is the co-author with Mort Halperin of what I consider one of the most important books you can read about US...
July 14, 2016
To mark the anniversary in Tehran, President Rouhani pledged on state television Wednesday that Iran would keep its...