Factsheets & Partner Letters

The World Health Organization and COVID-19: Five Critical Capabilities in the Crisis

While bilateral and multilateral investments by the United States have helped build parts of the health infrastructure of countries, the World Health Organization is central to the globalresponse to the COVID crisis.

84 NGOs Urge Congress to Fully Fund the UN in FY 2021

Letter from 84 NGOs to Congressional leaders in support of fully funding our U.S. dues to the United Nations and United Nations Peacekeeping in FY 2021.

COVID-19 Response

From multilateral institutions to NGOs to corporations, the global community is joining the UN in this time of need to fight the pandemic.

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.