The donation comes days after the US suspended funding to the WHO for allegedly mismanaging the COVID-19 outbreak.
The head of the US agency in charge of developing a vaccine against the coronavirus says he was removed from his job for opposing the chloroquine treatment promoted by US President Donald Trump.
The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) says there are “worrying upward trends” in early epidemics in parts of Africa and Central and South America, warning that the “virus will be with us for a long time”.
More than 2.5 million people around the world have been diagnosed with the coronavirus.
The United Nations is warning global hunger could double as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, putting 265 million people at risk.