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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.

Media Contact

Allison Sturma
Press Secretary
202-429-4725

Latest News Releases

December 12, 2014
Ambassador Oakley’s eminent career included leading U.S. diplomatic missions in Zaire, Somalia and Pakistan, as well as...
November 20, 2014
(Washington) - The United States Institute of Peace Board of Directors has selected Nancy Lindborg to be the Institute’...
October 10, 2014
In bestowing the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay, the Norwegian Nobel Committee...
September 18, 2014
The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media (GDIGM), the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP), and ITVS will co-host an...
September 2, 2014
Dr. Kristin Lord, acting president of the U.S. Institute of Peace, announced that she will leave USIP on October 3,...

USIP in the News

December 10, 2014
“The borders that were designed by the British and the French rather arbitrarily a century ago are now being decisively...
December 10, 2014
US Institute of Peace South Asia Programme Director Moeed Yusuf said that Afghanistan was going to be dependent on...
December 9, 2014
Many of the civil society leaders present commented upon this unique characteristic of this project and workshop," said...
December 8, 2014
The current goal is to reduce the U.S. presence to some 5,500 soldiers by 2016 and all American forces by the time...
December 4, 2014
During the Arab uprisings of late 2010 and 2011, it seemed that the strategies Arab leaders had adopted to keep...