Wednesday, 7th December 2022

UN might not have enough money to pay staff next month

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the organization is experiencing its worst budget deficit in a decade. If member states don't pay their fees, there might not be enough cash to pay UN employees in November.


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