“united-nations” Charts

Hoping for Peacekeeping, Addicted to Warmaking »

The UN has seen a substantial leap in its budget in just the last decade, jumping from $1.5 billion in…

Worldwatch Institute
by: Worldwatch Institute
views: 306
Score: 11

Injecting Heroin or HIV? »

A study by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimates that 14 million people between the ages of…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 138
Score: 2

World Toilet Day »

With the sanitation target the most lacking target of the Millennium Development Goals, the United Nations launched a campaign earlier…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 58
Score: 1

One in four children around the world remains stunted »

Stunting (defined as inadequate length or height for age) can reflect better than underweight the cumulative effects of child undernutrition…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 56

U.S. Aid Does Not Translate into Votes in the U.N. »

Of the 30 largest recipients of U.S. aid worldwide, only three voted for than half the time with the U.S.…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 116

U.S. Support for UN Varies Considerably by Political Party »

Although 58% of Americans maintain a positive opinion of the United Nations, support varies considerably by political party. Support among…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 78