Resources

Factsheets & Partner Letters

NGO Letter in Support of FY’2020 SFOPs Bill

Letter from NGOs to House and Senate appropriations committee leaders to approve the conference allocation SFOPs bill for FY’2020, which includes funding for the UN.

39 Organizations Urge Congress to Fully Fund the UN and Denounce Efforts to Rescind Already Approved Resources

Letter from 39 NGOs to Congressional leaders in support of fully funding our U.S. dues to the United Nations and United Nations Peacekeeping in FY 2020.

Coalition Letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the Commission on Unalienable Rights

On July 23, 2019, the Better World Campaign, along with UNA-USA, joined over 400 human rights, faith-based, civil liberties, professional, academic, social justice organizations, foreign policy experts and others called on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to disband the State Department’s newly formed “Commission on Unalienable Rights.”

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

Learn about how the UN and its agencies are funded through different assessed and voluntary contributions from Member States.

A summary of how the President’s FY’20 request treats specific UN-related accounts.

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.