Should we rethink health emergency funding?

World Health Organization leaders are appealing for funds needed to control Ebola. Amid concerns the U.N. agency's funding model is hindering its capacity to respond to such a crisis, a WHO official suggests establishing a new system similar to PEPFAR or the Global Fund

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  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.