[Other people's money]: World Bank Donates us $3.4 Million To Costa Rica To Fight Climate Change
The money comes from a donation fro the World Bank to Costa Rica in order for the country to reduce the gases that cause global warming.World Bank Group: West's Encyclopedia of American Law (Full Article) from Answers.com
Specialized agency of the United Nations system, established at the Bretton Woods Conference for postwar reconstruction.2010: U.S. Funding of the United Nations Reaches All-Time High | The Heritage Foundation
The U.S. has been the largest financial supporter of the U.N. since the organization’s founding in 1945. The U.S. is currently assessed 22 percent of the U.N. regular budget and more than 27 percent of the U.N. peacekeeping budget. In dollar terms, the Administration’s budget for FY 2011 requested $516.3 million for the U.N. regular budget and more than $2.182 billion for the peacekeeping budget.