Poor countries have borne the brunt of the refugee crisis. Tanzania’s refusal to bear the cost of a new U.N. program is a warning to the West.
The $30 billion pledged toward reconstruction in Iraq was more than some expected, but still short of the total needed to rebuild the country.
There’s no way we’ll be able to grapple with the coming health crises unless we fix the gaping problem of women’s empowerment in global health.
The Trump administration wants to dismantle another Obama-era development program.
China has given Moscow $36.6 billion in aid since 2000. The goal? Russian oil.
A study shows that World Bank aid is vulnerable to geopolitical influence.
Lawmakers also push back on Tillerson’s plans to reshape State Department.
The surprise move is a direct repudiation of Trump’s approach to foreign aid and reproductive rights.
And it could drop even further under Trump.
The Turkish government is targeting aid workers with intimidation tactics, inane red tape, and senseless deportations.
Funding cuts to key U.S. programs that support medicine and treatment are coming. And with a booming African population and drug-resistant strains on the rise, the future is grim.