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Please contact us to connect with one of our experts on global issues. On this page you can also check out our latest news releases, learn about press fellowship opportunities and access other useful resources.

In 2019, we will host several press fellowships for journalists to explore issues from gender equality to polio eradication. Apply now:

  • May 20-25: Press Fellowship on data for development in Accra, Ghana. Application deadline: March 18.
  • June 2-6: Press Fellowship to Women Deliver in Vancouver, Canada. Application deadline: March 20.

A fellowship to the UN General Assembly in September will be announced soon. Please contact Serena Jiwani at sjiwani@unfoundation.org for details.

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Jenni Lee

Statement by Dr. Daniel Carucci, Vice President for Global Health for the United Nations Foundation on the Progress Shown in the World Malaria Report 2009

December 15, 2009

For the past decade, the United Nations Foundation has led the fight against malaria, and I am encouraged to see …

New Report Examines the Role of Communications Technologies in Humanitarian Crises

Publication Outlines The Opportunities And Challenges Of Leveraging Communications Technologies Before, During, And After Crises

December 10, 2009

The United Nations Foundation and Vodafone Foundation released a landmark publication today, Human Rights Day, on the use of communications technologies …

Planned Parenthood and United Nations Foundation Honor Congresswoman Nita Lowey for International Family Planning Leadership

December 7, 2009

Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA), the United Nations Foundation, Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP), and constituents today honored Congresswoman …

NBA Cares and United Nations Foundation Partner to Launch Send a Net. Save a Life. See a Game. presented by HP

December 4, 2009

Today, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets tipped off a promotion — Send a Net. Save …

Global Measles Deaths Drop by 78%, But Resurgence Likely

450 Deaths A Day Is Still Too Many - Stalled Momentum Puts Millions More Children At Risk

December 3, 2009

The Measles Initiative announced today that measles deaths worldwide fell by 78% between 2000 and 2008, from an estimated 733 …

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