- About BWC
- UN 101
- U.S. – UN Partnership
- UN Peacekeeping
- Take Action
The Better World Campaign Joins the World in Honoring the Legacy of President George H. W. Bush
News, Press Release | 12/03/2018
The Better World Campaign joins our fellow Americans and the international community in honoring the life and work of President George Herbert Walker Bush.
Companies Split on U.S. Exit From Postal Pact Benefiting China
In the News, News | 10/22/2018
BWC President Peter Yeo talks to the Wall Street Journal about the implications of the U.S. starting to withdraw from the Universal Postal Union.
Avoiding “Postal Wars”
Blog | 10/19/2018
On October 17, the Trump administration announced that it was leaving the Universal Postal Union (UPU), the UN organization that governs the traffic of worldwide international mail, unless certain reforms are enacted. Chief among the administration’s concerns: that the cost of delivering items from some foreign countries is subsidized, putting U.S. mailers at a disadvantage. Put another way, that means that it might be cheaper for a country like China to ship a small gadget to New York than for a US company in San Francisco to ship the same gadget to New York.
Better World Campaign Statement on U.S. Decision to Begin Withdrawal Proceedings From the Universal Postal Union
News, Press Release | 10/18/2018
The decision to withdraw from the Universal Postal Union could leave American citizens and businesses alienated from the rest of the world, says Better World Campaign President Peter Yeo.
FAO: Working to Create a World with #ZeroHunger
Blog | 10/16/2018
Their work might span over 130 countries worldwide, but the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has deep roots here in the U.S.: The Organization was conceptualized during a meeting in Hot Springs, VA in 1943 and its first headquarters was in Washington, D.C. FAO still leads international efforts to defeat hunger today.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley Developed Strong Relations with UN Secretary-General António Guterres, Says Better World Campaign
News, Press Release | 10/09/2018
Better World Campaign President Peter Yeo issued this statement on the resignation of U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley.
As a former refugee, Gatluak Ramdiet knows the impact that the @UN can have first-hand. Find out why his experience represents some of the hardest, but hopeful, days of his life: https://t.co/52SeDDf39a via @OWHnews https://t.co/BNEuKan7jr
RT @UNPeacekeeping: Did you know that the @UN peacekeeping mission in #SierraLeone, #UNAMSIL, disarmed & demobilized more than 75,000 forme…
Why the agreement in #Yemen demonstrates the continued relevance of the @UN via @undispatch https://t.co/uoGZhDcCq8
American businesses are working to achieve the #GlobalGoals at a local level. More than your just favorite name in the cereal aisle, @KelloggCompany is working to increase global #foodsecurity and create a world with #ZeroHunger: https://t.co/pEbZtqLUB2 https://t.co/i1v79bJKgb