António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the High-level event on ending the COVID-19 pandemic through equitable access to vaccines, tests and treatments
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Remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations on the High-level event on ending the COVID-19 pandemic through equitable access to vaccines, tests and treatments.

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  • High level opening segment
  • Two high level roundtables

- The first roundtable will share experiences and critical actions needed to vaccinate all at-risk populations and healthcare workers on the way to achieving the 70% coverage target. 
- The second roundtable will discuss the implementation of effective national test to 
treat strategies, including equitable access to new oral antiviral treatments for LMICs. 

  • High level closing segment: with a call to action to take forward the priority interventions identified for accelerating COVID-19 vaccination and test to treat strategies, while drawing lessons from the pandemic to implement 10 Proposals to Build a Safer World Together.