Health Desk- 07 Nov 2020: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday urged world leaders to formulate a well-coordinated roadmap to face the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic
While virtually inaugurating the 14th international conference of the Finance Ministers of ASEM member countries, the Prime Minister said, ‘The Covid-19 pandemic has created a multifaceted global problem and it should be addressed globally. We need a well-coordinated roadmap to face this crisis’.
Bangladesh hosted the meeting virtually which the Prime Minister opened by delivering a pre-recorded video message.
The theme of the 14th ASEM Finance Ministers Meeting is ‘Addressing Covid-19: Ensuring a Strong, Sustainable, Inclusive and Balanced Recovery’.
Sheikh Hasina expressed her optimism that the world is going to get effective vaccines against Covid-19 soon. She has called for making the vaccines available at free of costs for all countries.