Factsheets & Partner Letters
Nine former U.S. Ambassadors to the United Nations under five different Republican and Democratic administrations sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging full funding for the organization.
On March 28, 2017, fifty Members of Congress co-signed a letter addressed to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs in support of fully funding the United Nations in FY18.
The Better World Campaign and Jacob Blaustein Institute for the Advancement of Human Rights organized a letter, signed by a range of key human rights organizations, urging Secretary of State Tillerson to maintain U.S. engagement with the UN Human Rights Council.
BWC joined twelve organizations to highlight the alarming situation in South Sudan, with Family Early Warning Systems Network reporting increasing death rates and a deepening humanitarian catastrophe.
Sign-on letter from 23 Members of Congress in support of fully funding our U.S. dues to United Nations Peacekeeping as part of the FY 2017 State/Foreign Operations Appropriations bill.
BWC joined sixty faith, human rights, humanitarian and anti-genocide groups to support the Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2016, S.2551, introduced by Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) and their colleagues.
This factsheet provides a breakdown of the U.S. dues and contributions to the UN in Fiscal Year 2017, which details funding levels for our regular budget and peacekeeping dues.