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NEW POLL: Young Americans Favor an “America First, But Not Alone” Approach to U.S. Foreign Policy
News, Press Release | 09/17/2018
New poll finds Republicans, Democrats, and Independents alike – favor an “America first, but not alone” approach to U.S. foreign policy over simply putting “America First.”
New Poll: Young Americans Believe the Environment Should be the Top International Issue for the U.S. to Address
News, Press Release | 09/12/2018
New poll finds that nearly four in ten young Americans (Generation Z and Millennials) see “environmental issues such as pollution, health of the planet, and oceans” as the most important international issue for the United States to address this year.“ Human Rights issues such as freedom of speech, religion, and the press” ranked closely second.
New Research: American Companies Awarded $1.74 Billion Annually From Working With the United Nations
News, Press Release | 08/21/2018
New research conducted by the Better World Campaign finds that U.S. businesses won over $1.74 billion in procurement contracts with the United Nations in 2017, by far the most of any country around the world. Since 2010, U.S. companies have received over $9.5 billion in procurement contracts with the UN.
The Better World Campaign Mourns the Loss of Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary-General
Press Release | 08/20/2018
The Better World Campaign joins with our colleagues at the United Nations and the UN Foundation in mourning the loss of our friend and leader, Kofi Annan. Mr. Annan served as Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006, during the administrations of President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush.
The U.S. Must Stand Up for the Principles in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Reunite Families
News, Press Release | 06/20/2018
As parents, sisters and brothers, and children, we have followed with great distress the reports of children from Mexico and Central America being separated from their parents at the U.S. border. The United Nations Foundation, the Better World Campaign, and the United Nations Association of the United States (UNA-USA) believe strongly that such separations risk deep and lasting damage to the physical and emotional well-being of the children and their parents and are inconsistent with fundamental human rights norms and values.
Better World Campaign President: “UN Human Rights Council Will Be Less Effective Without American Leadership”
News, Press Release | 06/19/2018
Better World Campaign President Peter Yeo issues statement expressing disappointment in response to the United States decision to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council.
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RT @UNHCRUSA: From refugee to Rhodes Scholar 🎓 As a young Afghan refugee, Summia's education was not guaranteed. But she decided to change…
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RT @UNAUSA: ☑️ CONFIRMED: @UNYouthEnvoy Jayathma Wickramanayake will be a featured speaker at our Global Engagement Summit March 27 at @UN…