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Announced Termination of the U.S. Relationship with WHO Is Damaging and Dangerous Amid Global COVID-19 Outbreak
News, Press Release | 05/29/2020
This move will severely impede the world’s ability to tackle COVID-19, compromise other critical health needs, and undermine the safety of Americans.
Statement by UN Foundation President and CEO Elizabeth Cousens on U.S. Administration Move to Withhold Funding to WHO
Press Release | 04/14/2020
As the United States and the world confront an unprecedented global health crisis, it has never been more urgent to ensure that the World Health Organization (WHO), the primary institution with the technical capacity and mandate to support all countries at this critical time, has the resources it needs for urgent, frontline response.
New Poll Shows Americans Trust the World Health Organization to Manage Health Crises Like Coronavirus
News, Press Release | 03/13/2020
A new BWC/Morning Consult poll found that when it comes to managing the response to international health crises like coronavirus (COVID-19), three quarters of Americans (77%) trust the World Health Organization, above all other entities tested.
2021 Budget Request Jeopardizes America’s Global Leadership
News, Press Release | 02/10/2020
The Administration’s budget request – The Budget for America’s Future – does not make our country stronger or safer, as it intends.
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.
The killing of George Floyd & #COVID19 has brought centuries of systemic racism front & center. Over 40 countries & the @UN support truth & healing commissions and Rep. Barbara Lee is calling for the creation of the first commission here in the U.S. https://t.co/9mkSOgzndc https://t.co/r4tvoUBO13
While this pandemic affects us all, girls and women face unique challenges. Here is how @UNFPA is addressing sexual and reproductive health and rights during #COVID19. https://t.co/mshwlcpBmZ
"Every day I start my shift hoping that all the required personal protective equipment will be available. But I put my patients first.” Hear from Moheyman Alkhatavi, a nurse fighting #COVID19 in Iran. https://t.co/41zGCWhqeu