Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take part in the second one international digital summit on Covid-19 hosted by means of US President Joe Biden on Thursday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has mentioned.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the Second Global COVID Virtual Summit on May 12 at the invitation of the President of the USA, Joseph R Biden Jr,” the MEA mentioned in a observation on Wednesday.
The ministry mentioned that the summit intends to galvanise new movements to deal with the demanding situations of the pandemic and construct a more potent international well being safety structure. The ministry mentioned that the top minister would ship his remarks within the opening consultation of the summit at the theme ‘Preventing Pandemic Fatigue and Prioritising Preparedness’.
PM Modi had participated within the first international digital summit on Covid-19 additionally, hosted by means of Biden on September 22 closing yr.
“India is playing a key role in ongoing global efforts to combat the pandemic by supplying safe and affordable vaccines, medicines, development of low-cost indigenous technologies to test and treat, genomic surveillance, and capacity building for health care workers,” the ministry mentioned.
“India is also proactively engaged in multilateral fora with the objective of strengthening and reforming the global health security architecture with WHO at its centre,” the MEA added.
Leaders of quite a lot of international locations are anticipated to take part within the summit. The summit may also be attended by means of heads of state/govt of Belize in its capability as Chair of Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Senegal as Chair of African Union, Indonesia as President of G20 and Germany as President of G7 respectively.
Secretary-general of the United Nations (UN), director total of World Health Organization (WHO) and different dignitaries will even participate within the summit.
The CARICOM is an intergovernmental organisation of 15 member states within the Caribbean area having the main goal to advertise financial integration and cooperation a few of the participants.