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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

July 24, 2015
With Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Washington, and President Obama in Ethiopia and Kenya, U.S. Africa...
July 20, 2015
(Washington) - The U.S. Institute of Peace has completed its new top management team by naming Ambassador William B....
June 19, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As conflicts worldwide increasingly include sophisticated information warfare, the United Nations...
June 16, 2015
(Washington) -- Technological innovation is moving at breakneck speed and with it the power to drive positive change....
May 27, 2015
(Washington) - Current and former senior U.S. officials will join foreign affairs scholars on June 2 for the 4th...
May 11, 2015
On May 20, 2015 from 3:00pm-4:00pm, the U.S. Institute of Peace will host a public address and conversation with His...

USIP in the News

July 31, 2015
According to Kathleen Kuehnast, director of gender and peacebuilding at the U.S. Institute of Peace, ISIS has recruited...
July 29, 2015
Officials should not view this recruitment of girls as just a “women's issue,” Kathleen Kuehnast, director of gender...
July 29, 2015
“We are watching 21st century media, which we see as a form of freedom of expression, being used as a tool for extreme...
July 28, 2015
The agreement paves the way for Drexel's College of Engineering, PeaceTech Lab, and USIP's Academy for International...
July 27, 2015
Judy Woodruff discusses the visit and the president's record on Africa with Johnnie Carson of the United States...