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WHO’s members owe it more than $470 million

WHO’s members have to pay annual contributions or lose their voting rights. Who’s in the red? Source link

In the news: UN seeks $6.7 billion for COVID-19

Coronavirus adds 20 percent to the world's humanitarian bill. Source link

UN cuts extra pay for health workers in Yemen just as COVID-19 hits

Up to a third of the country’s medical staff and health workers could lose out in the planned WHO cuts. Source link

COVID-19 in Yemen, pandemic aid costings, and military executions: The Cheat Sheet

A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues. Source link

Coronavirus aid must aim far beyond the short-term health response

COVID-19 threatens hard-won progress across the development spectrum. Here’s a plan to build back better. Source link

Searching for the nexus: Give peace a chance

Why shouldn’t emergency relief, development projects, and building peace go hand in hand? Source link

Coronavirus and aid: What we’re watching, 14-20 May

Food protests, other diseases, and expelled WHO officials: updates on how COVID-19 is disrupting humanitarian efforts around the globe. Source link

Searching for the nexus: Give peace a chance

Why shouldn’t emergency relief, development projects, and building peace go hand in hand? Source link

Coronavirus emergency aid funding

A snapshot of appeals and pledges for international COVID-19 preparedness and response. Source link

Coronavirus aid must aim far beyond the short-term health response

COVID-19 threatens hard-won progress across the development spectrum. Here’s a plan to build back better. Source link

COVID-19 in Yemen, pandemic aid costings, and military executions: The Cheat Sheet

A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues. Source link

What’s new besides coronavirus?

Coronavirus concerns are grabbing the headlines. But other crises haven’t stopped. Here’s a look at what else is going on. Source link

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The smart money for TikTok shows China is a growing force in media

TikTok's growth raises a wider question about whether the Western ad industry is slipping behind. Source link

Life and WhatsApp blend seamlessly in new spot from AlmapBBDO

Behind-the-scenes footage shows how the idea was concepted and shot remotely and while social-distancing. Source link

George Floyd: Curfews extended as US protests spread – Live

Thousands expected to protest for another night as outrage over police brutality spreads across US, and worldwide. Source link

How divisive is politics in the United States?

The protests over the death of George Floyd have opened a divisive political debate between Democrats and Republicans. Source link

Trump says US will designate Antifa 'terrorist organisation'

Legal experts say such a move would raise serious First Amendment and due process concerns. Source link