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AP Exclusive: UN health chief orders probe into misconduct

Jan 17, 2019 - Associated Press

LONDON (AP) - The head of the World Health Organization has ordered an internal investigation into allegations the U.N. health agency is rife with racism, sexism and corruption, after a series of anonymous emails with the explosive charges were sent to top managers last year.

Three emails addressed to WHO directors - and obtained by the Associated Press - complained about "systematic racial discrimination" against African staffers and alleged other instances of wrongdoing, including claims...