The International Summit on combating the pandemic will be held on September 22
The international summit on combating the pandemic and on global vaccination is scheduled for September 22. This is reported by The Washington Post with reference to the invitation of the White House.
"During the summit, President Biden will appeal to the heads of government, heads of state and international organizations, leaders of charitable, non-governmental, and business organizations to coordinate efforts to put an end to the COVID-19 pandemic. The participants will announce concrete actions and set ambitious goals necessary to achieve this task, as well as to prepare the world for future threats to health security," the message reads.
Earlier it was reported that US President Joe Biden plans to convene a global summit on the fight against coronavirus in the near future.
The meeting of world leaders will focus on the response to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as universal vaccination efforts. Among the topics for discussion are also the supply of oxygen to countries in need and the possibility of international cooperation in the field of research related to COVID-19.
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