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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.
Breakfasts for Better Days (And a Better World)
Blog | 10/16/2018
Learn how Kellogg Company is making a difference in achieving a #ZeroHunger world.
FAO: Working to Create a World with #ZeroHunger
Blog | 10/16/2018
Originally born in response to the food shortages following World War II, FAO still leads international efforts to defeat hunger today. It operates under the mandate to raise levels of nutrition, improve agriculture productivity, and better the lives of rural populations.
Meet the Former Bachelor Pouring his Heart into Partnerships for Purpose
Blog | 10/15/2018
Welcome to Global Goals, Local Leaders, where we highlight innovative American businesses that are acting as local leaders to support and promote the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Company: Generous International Sustainable Development Goal: #17 Partnerships for the Goals For this edition of Global Goals, Local Leaders, we asked Ben Higgins, President and Co-Founder at Generous International […]
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"The @UN is still making the world stronger. It deserves our support." Ahead of #UNGA, former @USUN Ambassador John Negroponte writes why the United Nations continues to be in America's best interest. https://t.co/gA7YQnbfA7
RT @UN: The 74th session of the UN General Assembly will officially open on Tuesday in NYC with @BandeTijjani of Nigeria as @UN_PGA. Follo…