The Government of Mexico submitted resolution 74/247 with the aim of ensuring that the essential inputs in the battle against the new coronavirus are distributed in a fair and equitable manner.
The 193 member countries of the UN ratified the resolution, proposed by Mexico president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, before the Extraordinary SuMmmit of G20 Leaders, held on March 26.
The resolution is called Strengthening International Scientific Cooperation to Combat Covid-19 and Intensifying Coordination.
The world came together”virtually" tonight by adopting resolution 74/247 to ensure global access to medicines, vaccines and medical equipment to deal with COVID-19. It has been an honor for Mexico ���� to lead this effort along with 179 co-sponsoring countries #UNitedAgainstCOVID19pic.twitter.com/GdAFarAViD