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New Poll: U.S. Support for the UN Hits 10-Year High as the Nominee for U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Heads to Capitol Hill
News, Press Release | 06/18/2019
As Kelly Craft testifies before the Senate, new poll finds eight in ten Americans want strong U.S. engagement at the UN.
Spotlighting the UN’s Role in Combating the Opioid Crisis
Blog | 05/29/2019
By Jordie Hannum According to the 2018 World Drug Report, the production of opium is at the highest level ever recorded, and drug trafficking of synthetic opioids such as fentanyl – a drug 30 to 50 times more potent than heroin – continues to grow rapidly, online and across borders. Here in the U.S., the […]
President of Better World Campaign Peter Yeo Commends House State, Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2020 Funding Bill
News, Press Release | 05/10/2019
Washington, D.C. (May 10, 2019) – Better World Campaign President Peter Yeo praised passage of the fiscal year 2020 House State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs funding bill and the work of Chairwoman Nita Lowey and Ranking Member Hal Rogers. “This legislation embraces the principle that the United States cannot go it alone in stamping […]
WMO: Keeping an Eye on the Atmosphere
Blog | 03/22/2019
There is no denying extreme weather and climate change are real threats to our planet. We can be thankful there is an entire UN agency dedicated to weather, climate, and the water cycle, the World Meteorological Organization.
Despite Pompeo’s Call for ‘Swagger,’ Trump Slashes Diplomatic Budget
In the News, News | 03/12/2019
BWC President Peter Yeo speaks to Foreign Policy on the ramifications of President Trump's budget cuts to the United Nations and its agencies in the FY2020 budget.
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