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World Press Freedom Day 2017 May 4th, UN Headquarters, NYC:


On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the United Nations Department of Public information (DPI/NGO) hosted an event at the UN in New York. The theme for this event was ‘Critical Minds for Critical Times: Media’s role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies. Remarks by SABC News Correspondent and President of UN Correspondents Association, Sherwin Bryce-Pease.

Announcements

Announcing the 2018 UNCA Executive Committee:

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Announcing the 2017 UNCA Awards Winners!

On Friday, December 15th 2017, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York, the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) will honor winners of the 22nd Annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast and electronic media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations. Winners have been announced!

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Announcing the 2016 UNCA Awards Winners!

On December 16, 2016 the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) honored the winners of the 22nd Annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast and electronic media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations.

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Latest UNCA News

VIDEO: Briefing with Her Excellency Ms. Haneen Zoabi, Member of Israeli Knesset from the Arab Joint List - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing on Friday, April 6th with Her Excellency Ms. Haneen Zoabi, Member of Israeli Knesset from the Arab joint list, who was in the US participating in a speaking tour. Haneen is serving in the Knesset since 2009 and was the first Arab woman to be elected to […]
VIDEO: Press Briefing with Nuclear Experts on Dangers and Prospects for the UN High Level Conference on Nuclear Disarmament - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with nuclear experts on the Growing Nuclear Dangers and Prospects for the UN High Level Conference on Nuclear Disarmament, on March 28th in the UNCA briefing room. Speakers included: – John Burroughs, Executive Director of Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy (LCNP) and Director of the United Nations […]
VIDEO: Press Conference with International Crisis Group experts on electoral politics in Africa - On Monday, March 19th, 2018, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press briefing with International Crisis Group Senior Analyst for Congo, Hans Hoebeke and Senior UN Analyst Ashish Pradhan to present their latest report on the electoral process in the DRC and to discuss the significance of upcoming elections in Africa for the UN. […]
VIDEO: Press Conference with UNRWA West Bank Director, Scott Anderson, & Director of NY Office, Peter Mulrean - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference on Friday, February 9th in the UNCA meeting room with UNRWA’s Director of Operations in the West Bank, Scott Anderson, and the Director of UNRWA’s Representative Office in New York, Peter Mulrean who discussed how the US funding freeze is affecting day to day operations on […]
VIDEO: Press Conference with the Director of Operations for the International Committee of the Red Cross, Dominik Stillhart – Tuesday, February 6th - The United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference with the Director of Operations for the International Committee of the Red Cross, Dominik Stillhart, on Tuesday, February 6th in the UNCA meeting room.   BIO: As Director of Operations at the International Committee of the Red Cross Mr. Stillhart is responsible for the strategic definition, […]

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