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United Nations

We Get the UN We Fund, Not the UN We Need

We Get the UN We Fund, Not the UN We Need: How the UN Opened Its Doors to Private Funding and Networked Multilateralism On 11 March 2022 at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York City, Secretary-General António Guterres addressed an audience of Member States, UN staff and other stakeholders at the final consultation meeting […]

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Transatlantic Left Voices

Multilateralism and the Biden Administration

The Biden administration faces a number of obstacles to realizing even its modest multilateral restoration, including the pandemic, endemic racial inequality, political polarization, and rising poverty rates as well as challenges within the multilateral project itself. But on global health and environmentalism, progressives will have an opportunity to push U.S. policy in the direction of greater equitable international engagement.

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United Nations

Strengthening the WHO through Constructive Criticism

Criticism of the WHO and the US government’s funding halt are evidence of the Trump administration’s misjudgment of the current crisis and of ignorance of the organization’s mandate.

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