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President Trump at the UN General Assembly — Making the UN great again?
In the News, News | 09/24/2018
As President Trump attends the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, the big question remains: Can anyone predict what the president might say about the future of America’s relationship with other countries and the U.N.? When in doubt, look no further than the president’s own Twitter feed, writes BWC President Peter Yeo.
Where does US relationship with UN stand?
In the News, News | 09/19/2018
BWC President Peter Yeo previews the partnership between the U.S. and the UN prior to the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly.
As human rights abuses in Venezuela increase, UN answers call for help — The Hill
In the News, News | 07/03/2018
As living conditions continue to deteriorate in Venezuela, international organizations and governments are stepping up to support those fleeing from the country. BWC Director of Communications and Venezuelan-American Erika Briceno Howard writes on the situation in her home country.
US exit from UN Human Rights Council widens gaps for human rights NGOs, experts warn — Devex
In the News, News | 06/21/2018
BWC President Peter Yeo speaks with Devex about the U.S. decision to leave the UN Human Rights Council.
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