Leaders of the most economically powerful countries in the world, the G7, have pledged to use all their resources in an effort to ensure that the devastation caused by a pandemic like Covid-19 does not recur.
On the second day of the Cornwall summit, they issued a statement with a series of measures to achieve this goal. Among the goals is to reduce the time to develop a vaccine to less than 100 days.
On Friday, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opened the summit with a call to address global inequality. Following Friday’s talks, Queen Elizabeth II joined the G7 leaders for dinner.