Resources

Factsheets & Partner Letters

Organizations Sign Onto Letter Denouncing Commission on Unalienable Rights Report

BWC joined 200+ organizations in sending letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Commission on Unalienable Rights opposing draft report.

Letter to Congressional Leadership on WHO Termination

Letter from 81 organizations to reject the Administration’s attempts to terminate our relationship with WHO, and to fully fund the WHO in Fiscal Year 2021 and future COVID-19 supplemental bills.

What Defunding WHO Means for America

This decision will weaken our collective ability to respond in a coordinated, global manner to the COVID-19 pandemic and affect our global health security.

White Papers

An Exit Strategy For MINUSCA – Progress and Obstacles

The briefing note focuses on MINUSCA’s exit strategy – the mission’s efforts now to lay the groundwork that will eventually allow it to draw down and hand over its responsibilities to CAR state authorities.

Coming Home: UN Peacekeeping’s Role in Allowing Displaced Persons to Return

The purpose of this report is to examine the nexus between UN peacekeeping activities and the mitigation of forced displacement in select missions marked by armed conflict.

Challenges and the Path Forward for MONUSCO

A report summarizing the findings of a research team from the Stimson Center and BWC, which traveled to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in April-May 2016 to review the United Nations Stabilization Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO).

UN Budget Docs

Senator Cory Booker spearheaded a letter in support of full FY 2021 funding for the UN and international agencies.

Senator Bob Menendez led a group of senators in urging the the administration to reconsider its decision to halt funding to the World Health Organization during the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Chairman Eliot Engel spearheaded a letter signed by seventy-eight Members of Congress to Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Ranking Member Hal Rogers (R-KY) requesting full funding for our nation’s UN peacekeeping dues.

Congressional Briefing Book

  • Public Opinion Polls

    BWC has conducted nationwide public opinion polls on American support for the United Nations through the bipartisan research team of Public Opinion Strategies and Hart Research Associates.

  • State Impact

    50 state breakdown of how each state benefits from the United Nations and UN Foundation.