Global summit on the coronavirus pandemic - Q&A from the press briefing (14 September 2021)


Q : According to the media, the Global Covid-19 Summit, chaired by the United States, will be held on September 22. Will France participate, and if so, at what level?

R : France’s participation in the Global Covid-19 Summit hosted by the United States will be announced in due time.

Since the beginning of the crisis, France has been working actively with its European partners to offer a multilateral, coordinated, effective response to the Covid-19 epidemic. It directly contributed to the establishment of the ACT Accelerator aimed at fostering the development, production and fair access to healthcare products, including vaccines, to combat Covid-19 and strengthen healthcare systems. It is also arguing on behalf of strengthening international healthcare architecture and the WHO.