UN Streamlines Partnership with NGOs

“Three UN agencies have launched a digital platform to streamline the application process and evaluation of partner NGOs.”   By Maya Plentz   Twitter @MayaPlentz United Nations, November 12, 2018 —  Three UN agencies have launched a digital platform to streamline the application process and evaluation of partner NGOs. The United Nations Partnership Portal (UNPP),…

O Brasil na ONU em 2003

“Não se trata apenas de reivindicar um lugar para o Brasil, se trata de fazer com que o Conselho de Segurança da ONU expresse a realidade contemporânea do mundo.”   Luiz Dulci, Ministro Chefe da Secretaria-Geral da Presidência da República, em entrevista com Maya Plentz Fagundes para a Rádio das Nações Unidas. *Entrevista realizada, produzida,…

Foreign Affairs

Maya Plentz interviews Foreign Affairs Minister Celso Lafer, UN Headquarters, 2002  

UN Press Relations

”The purpose of our project is to educate and to protect the environment. We want to document the beauty and the fragility of our planet.” Ms. Plentz produced, drafted, and copy-edited international policy articles, reports to donors and press releases, ensuring that content followed UN’s editorial style, consistency, and accuracy standards.   She served as…

UN Press Relations

“The world’s poorest countries must forge closer links with fast-growing developing economies such as China and Brazil as the after-effects of the credit crunch continue to ravage the US and Europe, according to a report from the United Nations.”   Here are some of the press releases drafted and edited by Ms. Plentz, as well…

Press Relations: Higher Education

Results of Press Relations campaigns for QS Asian University Rankings, 2014 Wall Street Journal Why Do India’s IITs Do So Badly on Some University Rankings? By Shanoor Seervai May 15, 2014 In a survey of 300 Asian universities released this week, Indian schools — even the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology — once again failed to reach…