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India’s Covid crisis shows that none of us are safe until all of us are vaccinated
In the News | 05/17/2021
"We are doomed." This was the text message I received from my cousin in Kolkata last week. These three words stopped me in my tracks and unleashed a wave of guilt and dread that I haven't been able to shake since. As a first generation Indian American, I have been horrified by the situation in India and worried for my family members who live there.
WHO and the Private Sector: Why U.S. Leadership Matters
Blog | 05/07/2021
When it comes to U.S. business and the World Health Organization, the pandemic has created a potentially “transformational” opportunity, allowing the U.S. to help strengthen this essential UN agency and push for needed reforms.
President’s Budget Gets Us Back on Track at UN, Sets Plan to Pay Overdue UN Peacekeeping Bills
Press Release | 04/09/2021
Statement from BWC President Peter Yeo on the Biden Administration’s budget proposal that includes a $300m down payments towards paying all UN peacekeeping arrears within two years as well as the full payment of U.S. dues owed to the UN this year.
Hannum to House Foreign Affairs Committee: Engage and Invest in the UN
News | 03/26/2021
BWC Executive Director Jordie Hannum testifies on Capitol Hill about why U.S. engagement and funding for the UN is in our country’s best interests.
Better World Campaign Hails Congressional Action on Global Health and Humanitarian Funding
Press Release | 03/10/2021
Washington, D.C. (March 10, 2021) – Better World Campaign President Peter Yeo released the following statement after the House approved global health funding as part of the American Rescue Plan of 2021: “Today, Congress made a significant and smart investment in the health of American citizens and the American economy. “By providing $10.7 billion in […]
RT @UNAUSA: We couldn't agree more, @SenatorShaheen. We need to #GetUSBack on the global stage, and that starts by ensuring that we fulfill…
Congratulations to @SenatorShaheen and Rep. @JoaquinCastrotx for continuing to champion the @UN on #CapitolHill! This a very deserved award. https://t.co/ivtnzDDkDd
RT @UNAUSA: We are pleased to present our 2021 Congressional Leadership Awards to @SenatorShaheen and Rep. @JoaquinCastrotx in recognition…