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Media contacts

For media enquiries, email us at undp-newsroom@undp.org. Please note that we can only respond to enquiries from journalists.


Ms. Anjali Kwatra
Chief, Media and Advocacy Team
  +1 (212) 906 6389
Mr. Adam Cathro
Communications Specialist
   +1 (212) 906 5326


Mr. Dylan Lowthian
Communications Specialist
  +1 (212) 906 5516


Ms. Sangita Khadka
Communications Specialist - Bureau for Policy and Programme Support
  +1 (212) 906 5043
Ms. Christina LoNigro
Press Officer to the Administrator, Achim Steiner
  +1 (212) 906 5301


Regional Communications Advisors

Ms. Laurence Lessire
Regional Communications Advisor, a.i.
New York, USA
Arab States
Mr. Noeman M M AlSayyad
Regional Communications Advisor
Cairo, Egypt


Asia & the Pacific
Mr. Cedric Monteiro
Regional Communications Advisor
Bangkok, Thailand
Europe & CIS
Mr. Nicolas Douillet
Regional Communications Advisor
Istanbul, Turkey


Latin America and the Caribbean
Ms. Carolina Azevedo
Regional Communications Advisor
New York, USA


Representation Offices

Ms. Ludmila Tiganu
Communications Specialist
Ms. Yuko Yasuda
Public Affairs Specialist


Ms. Sarah Bel
Communications Specialist
Washington D.C.
Ms. Sarah Jackson-Han
Communications, Partnerships, and Policy Advisor


Nordic Regions (Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden)
Mr. Trygve Olfarnes
Head of Advocacy and Communication for the Nordic Office
Ms. Mette Fjalland
Communication and Liaison Officer


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