Factsheets & Partner Letters

70 Members of Congress Sign Letter Championing UN Peacekeeping Funding

Congressmen Eliot Engel (D-NY) and David Cicilline (D-RI) spearheaded a letter signed by seventy Members of Congress to Chairwoman Lowey and Ranking Member Rogers requesting full funding for our nation’s UN peacekeeping dues as part of the FY 2020 Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs appropriations bill.

Letter to Secretary Tillerson on UN Human Rights Council Reform

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 redouble U.S. efforts to reform and strengthen the UN Human Rights Council.

UN Security Council Letter: Mandate renewal for MINUSCA in Central African Republic

As the Security Council reviews the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR), we write as a group of 28 local and international conflict prevention, protection of civilians, human rights, and humanitarian organisations concerned about the escalating levels of violence against civilians across the country.