USA Funding of 31 U.N. Entities
The United States funds a total of 37 United Nations entities and programs, at a cost of $8.26 billion to American taxpayers in 2010. Six of the seven costliest were covered in the November brief, “U.S.A. Funding of U.N. Rises Sharply.” This brief describes the other 31 in alphabetical order – including the highest cost U.N. peacekeeping – with the 2010 U.S. contribution rank, percent of total budget, and amount given to each one.