REPORT TO CONGRESS ON U.S. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM
Prepared by the Department of State
February 2, 2010
Section 1225 of the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 (P.L. 109-364) calls for the President to "submit to Congress a report listing all assessed and voluntary contributions of the United States Government for the preceding fiscal year to the United Nations and United Nations affiliated agencies and related bodies." The President delegated responsibility for this report to the Secretary of State, in coordination with the Secretary of Defense and the Director of National Intelligence, and the heads of other departments and agencies, as appropriate.
The following report contains a listing of assistance provided during fiscal year 2008 by the U.S. Government – either directly or through another entity – to support the United Nations and its associated entities, including UN agencies, organizations, funds, or other bodies that fly the UN flag, use the UN logo, or are otherwise affiliated with the United Nations. The report contains information on both financial and in-kind support, including assessed contributions, voluntary contributions, grants, and other assistance provided to support UN programs and operations