G7 leaders - who are meeting in England - are pledging to donate hundreds of millions of Covid-19 vaccines to poor countries.
Here are the pledges so far: United States US President Joe Biden plans to buy and donate 500 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine to more than 90 countries.
He has also called on the world's democracies to do their part to help end the pandemic. US drug maker Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech will provide 200 million doses in 2021 and 300 million in the first half of 2022, which the United States will then distribute to 92 lower-income countries and the African Union. United Kingdom British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said "the G7 will pledge to distribute vaccines to inoculate the world by the end of nextRead more on rte.ie