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Debt of Poor Countries Increases 12% in 2020

The World Bank warned Monday about a significant 12 percent increase in the debt burden of the world’s low-income countries to $860 billion in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The World Bank calls for immediate efforts to reduce debt levels. World Bank President David Malpass told reporters that the …

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France to Double Donation of COVID-19 Vaccine to Poor Countries

France plans to double the number of doses of the COVID-19 vaccine it will donate to poor countries to 120 million doses. French President Emmanuel Macron made that promise on Saturday (25/9), in a video broadcast shown during the Global Citizen concert in Paris.​ “The injustice that exists is that …

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