Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic, New Tool / Service / Body
Sectors Involved: Health, Research and Development
Intervention Categories: Research and development; International relations
Level of Jurisdiction: Supranational
Lead People/Agency: No. 10
Overview: The UK organised the Global Vaccine Summit 2020, helping to secure US$7.4 billion (approximately £6 billion) in funding to support global vaccine supply and immunisation. The virtual event saw representatives of more than 50 countries – business leaders, UN agencies, civil society, government ministers, Heads of State and country leaders pledge their support to Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
Full details here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/india-joins-uks-global-vaccine-mission