The United States, the World Health Organization’s top donor, is resisting proposals to make the agency more independent. File photo: AP
The United States, the World Health Organization’s top donor, is resisting proposals to make the agency more independent. File photo: AP

US opposes plans to strengthen World Health Organization

  • US concerned about the WHO’s ability to confront future threats, including from China, sources say
  • Major funding reform supported by top European Union donors, along with countries in Africa and South Asia

The United States, the World Health Organization’s top donor, is resisting proposals to make the agency more independent. File photo: AP
The United States, the World Health Organization’s top donor, is resisting proposals to make the agency more independent. File photo: AP
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