G20 leaders, intl. organizations emphasize coronavirus pandemic response coordination

G20 leaders, intl. organizations emphasize coronavirus pandemic response coordination

G20 leaders and global organizations emphasize the need for a continued coordinated response to the coronavirus pandemic and improved global pandemic preparedness during a high-level side meeting at the G20 summit Side on Pandemic Preparedness and Response hosted by The Saudi G20 Presidency on Saturday evening.

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz said that the pandemic has proven that international cooperation and joint action is the best way to overcome crises.

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King Salman considered the coronavirus pandemic a substantial test for our global health systems.

“Saudi Arabia has provided half a billion dollars to find a vaccine and treatment to confront the virus, Saudi Arabia has also participated in the launch of an initiative to accelerate the creation of tools and technologies to battle the coronavirus.”

“During our presidency of the G20, we benefited from several key initiatives to address gaps in global pandemic preparedness and response system. With the support of the Group’s countries, we proposed the launch of an initiative to provide tools for combating pandemics, aiming to ensure a focus on preparedness and response to future pandemics in a sustainable manner,” added King Salman.

On the margins of the #G20RiyadhSummit, world leaders participated in the #G20SaudiArabia Presidency Side Event on Pandemic Preparedness and Response .

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— G20 Saudi Arabia (@g20org) November 21, 2020

Calling for solidarity to face international challenges, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says that the G20 Riyadh Summit is an essential event in clarifying the G20’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.…

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