The Global Vaccine Alliance, which was established to support the development of vaccines against the corona virus, started its virtual fundraising conference. The donation campaign marathon, in which the European Union (EU) as well as countries such as England, Norway, Canada, Japan and Saudi Arabia aim to collect at least 7,5 billion euros in order to develop an effective vaccine against coronavirus, has begun. Turkey, "Coronavirus Global Response International Commitment Event" will make a donation to the campaign he called and explained that this amount will declare until May 23rd.
The money to be collected is aimed to be combined with the efforts of organizations that support vaccine development efforts, such as the World Bank and Gates Foundation. In the article published by the President of the European Commission and other leaders, it was stated that the money collected will be transferred to the globally recognized institutions, and that efforts to develop vaccines will be helped.
"If we can develop this vaccine for the whole world by this world, we will have achieved an unprecedented global public benefit in the 21st century," the article said. It is stated that the fundraising campaign for vaccination studies may continue for the next few weeks or even months.
In the article published in weekend newspapers with the signature of the European Commission and some country leaders, “We will explain the financial commitments we will make and we will be pleased to see that our partners from all over the world have participated in this campaign. The money we will collect will initiate an unprecedented collaboration among scientists and regulatory agencies globally, private sector and governments, international organizations, foundations and healthcare professionals ”.
1 BILLION EURO FROM THE EU
Von der Leyen said that the European Commission will donate 1 billion euros, “This virus reminded that if we want to protect ourselves, we should protect each other. The truth is, we need to live with this virus until a vaccine is developed and so on. For this reason, today we are joining forces and forming a common money pool for the development of vaccines, diagnosis and treatment against coronavirus. ”
1 BILLION EURO FROM NORWAY
Norway announced that it would give an equivalent amount to the European Commission, while France and Saudi Arabia said they would provide close to 500m euros each.
GERMANY 525 MILLION EURO
Merkel also announced that they will give 525 million euro in his speech.
440 MILLION EURO TO THE UK
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is also expected to announce £ 388 million (440 million euros) in vaccination research, testing and treatment efforts. The United States, the biggest financial supporter of some major international organizations such as the Reuters news agency, the United States. reported that he would not participate.
TURKEY, MAY 23 TO EXPLAIN THE AMOUNT OF DONATIONS
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a video message yayımladı.türkiye related organized campaign 57 countries that Erdogan medical supplies support enables, "as our national activities as diagnostics, in terms of treatment and vaccine development, we support global efforts. The Kovid-19 vaccine must be the common property of all humanity. global access to vaccines to be produced must be carefully implemented to guarantee the principle of "dedi.erdog that the amount to be given after the assessment to be made by Turkey stressed that announced until May 23rd.