World Health Organization (WHO) is a Non-Government Organization (NGO). This institution operates with funding provided by various countries. According to the organization, continuous efforts are being made to develop the vaccine of COVID-19. In which every possible information is being shared with the worldwide and constant efforts are being made for every possible help.
With the funding of 58 million dollars, the US ranks first among WHO funding countries. But, Donald Trump has ordered a moratorium on this funding. He announced this by holding a press conference.
Trump alleged that the WHO did not warn America of the danger in time. Withholding this funding is being considered a major decision and can have negative consequences. Apart from the US, WHO also receives huge funding from countries like China, Germany, Japan, and England.
He accused the WHO of not handling the coronavirus epidemic properly and providing wrong information. He further adds that corona cases have increased rapidly around the world as the WHO shows dependence on Chinese data.
Let us tell you that due to the Corona epidemic, more than 2 million people have been infected worldwide so far. While more than 1 lakh 35 thousand people have died. Talking of America, around 640,000 COVID-19 cases and more than 28,000 deaths have been confirmed as of now.
Top 5 countries who fund WHO the highest (In US Dollar)
America: 58 million
China: 29 million
Japan: 21 million
Germany: 15 million
Britain: 11 million