Coronavirus: China pledges US$3 billion in aid to developing nations – Therapy Box

Coronavirus: China pledges US$3 billion in aid to developing nations

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged US$3 billion to developing countries at the virtual G20 Global Health Summit in Rome on Friday, as the world looks to leading economies for concrete commitments to fund and distribute Covid-19 vaccines equitably.Xi attended the event – co-hosted by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi – via video link.He said that as well as the international aid it was already providing, China would give an additional US…