Media Relations

Press conference

The UNU-IAS Communications unit serves as the point of contact for all press-related inquiries. We connect journalists to academics who are experts in their field, and promote UNU-IAS research globally. A searchable database of our experts is available here.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Anne Lecroq
Media and Engagement Associate
Tel: (+81) 3-5467-1213


For Japanese-language media inquiries, please contact:

Tomoyo Tanno
Communications Associate
Tel: (+81) 3-5467-1255



UNU-IAS in the News

Media Coverage

Leveraging Education & Innovation for a Circular Economy

An article on GlobalDev Blog discusses how education and innovation can support sustainable management of resources.

24 May 2024

Media Coverage

Symposium on Noto Peninsula Recovery Featured in Japanese Newspapers

Local newspapers published articles on a UNU-IAS event discussing sustainable and resilient recovery from the 2024 Noto Earthquake.

15 May 2024

Media Coverage

Empowering Youth for a Fair and Inclusive Green Transition

Diplomatic Courier published an op-ed by a UNU-IAS expert calling for green skills development for youth in Asia and the Pacific.

10 Apr 2024

Media Coverage

Recognizing People and Nature as One Socio-ecological System

GlobalDev Blog featured an article by UNU-IAS expert Suneetha Subramanian on socio-ecological resilience for biodiversity and human well-being.

27 Mar 2024

Press Releases

Press Release

UNU-IAS 10-Year Anniversary Event: Synergies for Sustainability

Journalists are invited to an event exploring the key achievements of UNU-IAS since its founding in 2014, and the future of sustainability.

17 May 2024

Press Release

UNU-IAS Symposium to Support the Recovery of Noto Peninsula: Building Back Better

UNU-IAS will co-organize a symposium on supporting recovery efforts in Noto Peninsula following the 2024 Noto Earthquake.

08 May 2024

Press Release

UNU-IAS Initiatives on Youth Empowerment for Implementing the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda

UNU-IAS will hold a press conference at COP27 to present updates on the institute’s initiatives on youth empowerment.

04 Nov 2022

Press Release

UN University to Launch Postgraduate Degree Specialisation on the Paris Agreement

Developed in collaboration with UNFCCC, the new programme will commence in Autumn 2023.

04 Nov 2021