The World Bank will convene leading voices from global and country leaders, civil society, and the private sector to make a powerful case for more equitable access to vaccines for developing countries. We will highlight the actions being taken to achieve this, and emphasize the importance of strong health systems to successful vaccine deployment and the importance of better pandemic preparedness to building resilience against future pandemics.
Moderated, dynamic discussion with the heads of organizations leading the Task Force on COVID-19 Vaccines, Therapeutics and Diagnostics for Developing Countries.
Conversation with private sector leaders on the key role of private sector in playing on vaccines for developing countries through the production and manufacturing of therapeutics, testing and vaccines essential for halting the spread.
Voices from a range of low- and middle-income countries including civil society, youth voices, and regional leadership.
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Create a profile to submit a question by September 28th. Before the event, a selection of 20 questions will be shared here for upvoting. The top questions will be asked as part of the event.
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ANNUAL MEETINGS 2021
Tune in, ask questions, and share your views with participants from all over the world during the 2021 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Watch the World Bank Group public events:
Oct. 11 Growth in a Time of Crisis
Oct. 12 Civil Society Townhall
Oct. 12 Ending the Pandemic
Oct. 13 Opening Press Conference
Oct. 14 Plenary Speeches
Oct. 14 Making Climate Action Count
Oct. 15 Trade to the Rescue