Manchester attack: Social media calls for travel ban after UK tragedy – Fox News

As people around the globe continue to express condolences for those affected by the deadly Manchester Arena attack, many in the U.S. are viewing the tragedy as a rallying point for enforcing tighter travel restrictions. On Monday, a suicide bomber detonated an improvised explosive device near the exit of Manchester Arena as an Ariana Grande concert […]

World Health Organization spent more on plane tickets and hotels than AIDS and malaria – Quartz

The World Health Organization reportedly spent more money last year on traveling around the globe, than they did on actually combating the world’s illnesses. The health agency spent approximately $200 million on plane tickets, hotel accommodation and other travel expenses—more than its combined spending to tackle AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis and hepatitis, according to an investigation […]

WHO Spends More on Travel Than on AIDS, Malaria –

WHO Spends More on Travel Than on AIDS, Malaria –

Dr. Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organization, traveled to Guinea earlier this month to join the country’s president in celebrating the world’s first Ebola vaccine. After praising health workers in West Africa for their triumph over the lethal virus, Chan spent the night in the top-tier presidential suite at the beach-side Palm Camayenne […]

WHO travel costs ‘outstrip’ disease budget –

The World Health Organization spent about $200m in 2015 and 2016 on travel, a figure that far exceeds what it spends on public health problems such as AIDS, the Associated Press (AP) news agency has reported. Citing internal documents, AP reported on Sunday that the UN health agency is struggling to reign in travel […]

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