Yellen Urges G-20 Countries to Increase Support for Global Vaccination Efforts

Truman Slate

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen meeting with President Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and company leaders at the White Home this week.


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WASHINGTON—Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urged the Team of 20 nations around the world to improve their assist for international vaccination courses, citing “the significant, unmet desires of these initiatives.”

“A swift and genuinely international vaccination method is the strongest stimulus we can give to the international financial state,” she claimed in a letter dated Feb. twenty five to her colleagues in the G-20, which incorporates China and other rising-current market economies.

Ms. Yellen elevated worries about very low-revenue nations around the world in unique, which she claimed could expertise even more fatalities and a needless delay of their economic recoveries without having entry to vaccines.

She also emphasised the want for a coordinated reaction to the international

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