Prince Harry, 36, and Meghan Markle, 39, will join celebrities including Selena Gomez, Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck, Sean Penn, Chrissy Teigen, and other stars at a special Global Citizen concert to promote access to coronavirus vaccination.
The couple will serve as chairs of the Vax Live Event, which aims to encourage rich countries to help provide coronavirus vaccines to low-and middle-income countries.
Ahead of the event, Meghan and Harry released a joint statement.
Over the past year, our world has experienced pain, loss, and struggle. Now we need to recover and recover together. We can't leave anyone in this situation. We'll all have the advantage: we will all be safer when everyone and everywhere has equal access to the vaccine. We must work for the fair distribution of vaccines and thus restore faith in our common humanity. This goal is extremely important and necessary,
вЂ” said the Dukes of Sussex.
The event, which will be broadcast on May 8, will be hosted by Selena Gomez, it will be held in an online format. In addition to the stars of show business, the US President and First Lady Joe and Jill Biden, US Vice President Kamala Harris, French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic will also speak at the event.