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News | 11/22/2019
Better World Campaign President on Capitol Hill: The U.S. Must Stay Engaged in the UN
Yeo discussed the need for the U.S. to continue to remain fully engaged in the United Nations in order to remain a leader on the world’s stage, which includes paying our dues to the UN and UN Peacekeeping on time and in full.
Business, ballots and battling opioids: Why the Universal Postal Union benefits the US
In the News, News | 09/26/2019
As the U.S. debates withdrawing from the Universal Postal Union, BWC President Peter Yeo writes in The Hill about why the UN agency remains key to American interests at home and abroad.
It’s Time for a Clean Budget. End Outdated, Irrelevant UNFPA Riders.
Blog | 08/27/2019
Exactly 50 years ago, the U.S. government played a central role in the creation and launch of UNFPA, United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency.
United Nations Foundation and Better World Campaign on the Confirmation of Kelly Craft as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
News, Press Release | 07/31/2019
The United Nations Foundation and Better World Campaign issue statement on Kelly Knight Craft's confirmation to be the thirtieth U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations.
Documentary Underscores Importance of Women in UN Peacekeeping
Blog | 07/29/2019
According to the UN, between 1957 and 1989, only 20 uniformed women served as UN peacekeepers. While that number has grown to nearly five percent of total uniformed personnel in UN peacekeeping today, the gender gap persists.
The Fight of Our Lives: How UN Peacekeepers are Helping Combat Congo’s Deadly Ebola Outbreak
Blog | 07/21/2019
UN Peacekeepers have existed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in some form since 1960. The current peacekeeping mission, known as MONUSCO, was established in 2010 in the aftermath of the African World War, which killed 5 million people. Now UN Peacekeepers are taking on a new responsibility: fighting Ebola.
RT @UN: "We need a rapid & deep change in the way we do business, how we generate power, how we build cities, how we move & how we feed the…
After nearly a decade of progress, the number of people who suffer from hunger has slowly increased over the past three years, with about one in every nine people globally suffering from hunger today. https://t.co/Vpwu4sbr1Q https://t.co/SonN61JyOA
Abner is only 10-years-old, but he's already a seasoned climate activist. In fact, he's already written to every single governor urging them to join the @USClimate: https://t.co/nK0B4j43Nt https://t.co/H3NseCSkYa