Who spends on staff travel more than malaria and AIDS

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The world health organization (who) spends on travel of their employees more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, reports the associated Press.

According to the Agency, the annual cost of the who, regarding business trips of employees, amount to 201 million dollars, which far exceeds the cost of funding programs to combat a number of diseases. So, AIDS the organization spends about $ 71 million per year, with malaria – $ 61 million, with a TB – 59 million.

Reportedly, the people who often break the rules by traveling in first class and booking rooms in expensive five star hotels. In the example of business trip of the General Director, Margaret Chan. During his trip to Africa, combating Ebola, she stayed in an Executive room cost 90 Euro per night. In General, during the year the CEO spends about 370 thousand dollars for the trip.

«The essence of who’s work often involves travel of its staff», — quotes Agency the statement of the organization. It also notes that this year’s spending on travel has decreased by 14% compared to the previous. Thus, according to the Agency, last year increased the number of staff travel was caused by the Ebola outbreak.

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Who spends on staff travel more than malaria and AIDS

© Photo : Wikipedia/Yann ForgetШтаб-apartment the who in Geneva. Archive photoWho spends on staff travel more than malaria and AIDS© Photo : Wikipedia/Yann Forget

The world health organization (who) spends on travel of their employees more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, reports the associated Press.

According to the Agency, the annual cost of the who, regarding business trips (more…)