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Contact details for the media team at UNICEF Global Headquarters in New York and communication specialists around the world

If you are not a journalist find further contact details here: https://www.unicef.org/about/contact.html


UNICEF Global Headquarters, New York


 

Najwa Mekki

Chief, Media Section

+1 212 326 7448 (O);
+1 917 209 1804 (M)

Kurtis Cooper

Communication Specialist

+1 212 824 6575 (O);
+1 917 476 1435 (M)

Christopher Tidey

Communication Specialist

+1 212 326 7452 (O);
+1 917 340 3017 (M)

Yemi Lufadeju

Communication Officer

+1 212 326 7029 (O);
+1 917 213 4034 (M)

Joe English

Communication Officer

+1 212 303 7984 (O);
+1 917 893 0692 (M)

Georgina Thompson

Communication Officer

+1 917 265 4524 (O);
+1 917 238 1559 (M)

Sabrina Sidhu

Communication Specialist

+1 212 824 6583 (O);
+1 917476 1537 (M)

 

Alicia Altamirano

Communication Assistant

+1 212 326 7508 (O);
+1 917 588 9596 (M)

UNICEF Headquarters, Geneva


Marixie Mercado

Senior Adviser and Spokesperson

+41 22 909 5715 (O);
+41 79 559 7172 (M)

Christophe Boulierac

Spokesperson

+41 22 909 5716 (O);
+41 799 639 244 (M)

UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen


 

Anne Boher

Communication Specialist

+45 3078-7649

UNICEF Innocenti Research Center, Florence


 

Dale Rustein

Chief of Communication

+39 055 2033 354

UNICEF Regional Offices


 

Latin America and the Caribbean (Panama)  

Marisol Quintero

Chief of Communication

Tel: +507 301 7485

 

Europe and Central Asia (Geneva)

Chulho Hyun

Chief of Communication

Tel +41 22 909 5286

West and Central Africa (Dakar)

Thierry Delvigne-Jean

Chief of Communication

Tel +221 33 869 5858

Eastern and Southern Africa (Nairobi)

James Elder 

Chief of Communication 

Tel +254 20 762 2127

The Middle East and North Africa (Jordan)

Juliette S. Touma 

Chief of Communication 

Tel +962-6-550-2400 ext 524
Mobile (1) +962-79-867-4628
Mobile (2) +962-79-826-3437

South Asia (New Delhi)

Anne Sophie Bonefeld

Chief of Communication

Tel +977 980 103 0076

East Asia and the Pacific (Bangkok)

Christopher de Bono 

Chief of Communication

Tel +66 (0) 2 356 9406

UNICEF Africa Service Unit (ASU) (South Africa)

Patsy Nakell

Chief of Communication

Tel +27 79 495 5938 

UNICEF National Committees


 

The 36 National Committees for UNICEF, mostly in the industrialized world, are non-governmental organizations that support UNICEF in advocacy for children and fund-raising. For journalists in countries with a National Committee, you will find a professional team of local communication officers ready to help you develop local angles for your stories.

 

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