39.27 F
February 28, 2024
Image default
Politics Worldwide

Exclusive-U.S. opposes plans to strengthen World Health Organization

Published by

By Francesco Guarascio, Trevor Hunnicutt and Stephanie Nebehay BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The United States, the World Health Organization’s top donor, is resisting proposals to make the agency more independent, four officials involved in the talks said, raising doubts about the Biden administration’s long-term support for the U.N. agency. The proposal, made by the WHO’s working group on sustainable financing, would increase each member state’s standing annual contribution, according to a WHO document published online and dated Jan. 4. The plan is part of a wider reform process galvanised by the COV…

Read More

Related posts

Scouts Want Organization to Disavow Trump Remarks


Pfizer says COVID-19 pill near 90% effective in final analysis


EU starts to ease bans over UK virus strain; WHO to meet


Martin Luther King’s family joins call for US voting reform


Too soon to decide if Omicron more severe than Delta, WHO says


Europe struggles to meet mounting needs of Ukraine’s fleeing millions


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.