The Swedish activist Greta Thunberg’s foundation will donate Donate 100,000 Euros to the Covax system to tackle inequalities in vaccination Against Covid-19. The activist defended: “The most vulnerable must be given priority.”
The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced the news at a press conference on Monday, April 19. Thanks to Greta Thunberg for donation So that “those who need the most help can be vaccinated.”
The activist defended in his speech The most vulnerable “must priority” in vaccinationHe criticized this: “For high-income countries, it is unethical to vaccinate health and young people, while in low-income countries, more vulnerable groups or healthy people are more vulnerable. moral.
“We talked a lot about unity, but Nationalism is prevalent in vaccine distribution, We were exposed. Therefore, we bet the Covax initiative on a more equitable distribution of vaccines,” Thunberg pointed out.
Specifically, the young woman explained The vaccine has been produced “in record time” But on average, in the most industrialized countries, a quarter of people have received the vaccination, while in the lowest-income countries, 1 in 500 people have received the vaccination.
On how to increase vaccine distribution to support the poorest countries, Thunberg pointed out that this is “a problem related to the international community. “In addition, he also criticized people who did not want to receive the vaccine: “They sent the wrong message. “
For Swedish activists, the most developed countries donate vaccines to support those who are unable to start vaccination “This is the most reasonable”, Because he believes it is necessary to “protect the people and give priority to protecting the most vulnerable people and front-line workers.”
“It doesn’t matter which country you are from. I understand that people may be frustrated with it I also want to return to my normal life, But we must remain supportive and make sense. The only reasonable thing we can do is to put the most vulnerable people first, no matter where they live,” he defended.
At this point, Thunberg has sent a message to the youngest child in order to hold them accountable for the crisisWe must show our solidarity to people in dangerous groups Sometimes young people cannot make this connection. We must support each other. “
At this press conference held on Monday, April 22, it coincides with the World Youth Day and the World Youth Youth organized from April 23 to 25 The climate event for a week beganAs US President Joe Biden (Joe Biden), has convened about 40 world leaders to participate in a virtual summit to promote action on climate change from April 22 to 23.
During this summit, the President of the United States is expected to announce U.S. National Contribution Commitment Comply with the “Paris Climate Agreement”.
“I hope in Biden’s highest peak We can start with the climate crisisBecause, obviously, we can hold all the summits and all the conferences in the world and give very beautiful speeches, but as long as the situation continues and we don’t see it as a crisis, there will be no major changes,” Thunberg warned .
Climate activists choose to change Way of thinking and way of seeing the world, Trying to solve the environmental crisis “in a more solid way”.
Although he said that we should not focus on “talking about individuals” because “This is a bigger problem”, The young woman has accused Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro (Jair Bolsonaro) of holding management positions. He said: “Bolsonaro is responsible for his country. We have seen his response during the pandemic. I can say that he did not take on the responsibilities necessary to safeguard the country and humanity’s present and future.” .
When asked about the COP-26 in Glasgow may not have the necessary motivation due to coronavirus restrictions, Thunberg acknowledged that there is “Risk” without “right impulse”, But emphasized “The most important thing is health” and “Everyone is safe.”