Announcing the 2016 UNCA Awards
The 2016 UNCA Awards for best media coverage of the United Nations and U.N. Agencies will be held on Friday, December 16th 2016. Winners will be honored at a gala event, with guest of honor U.N. Secretary-General at Cipriani Wall Street, New York. Note: The Winners have been announced! See next.
Announcing the 2016 UNCA Awards Winners!
The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) honors the winners of the 21st Annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast and electronic media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations. Awards will take place on Friday, December 16th at Cipriani 55 Wall Street in New York, (7:00 pm cocktails, 8:00 pm dinner) with guest of honor UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to celebrate the final year of his second mandate at the UN. UN Messenger of Peace, Leonardo DiCaprio, will attend as the recipient of the 2016 UNCA Global Citizen of the Year for his work on addressing the effects of climate change. details here
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