NGO Oxfam estimates that their savings will enable them to vaccinate poorer countries, and demand generic vaccines against Kovid around the world.
The NGO Oxfam said the vaccines against Covid have allowed nine people, including the French CEO of modern Stephen Bansal, to become billionaires and that their savings will allow poor countries to be vaccinated. These new fortunes have emerged “Thanks to the huge profits of the pharmaceutical groups that have a monopoly on the production of vaccines against covid”Oxfam said in a statement issued ahead of the G20 World Health Summit in Rome on Friday.
The first two lucky winners are Modena’s CEO Stephen Bansal ($ 4.3 billion) and Ugur Sahin, CEO and co – founder of Biotech (4 billion). The other eight billionaires “Large Equity Portfolios” Among pharmaceutical companies, their wealth increased by $ 32.2 billion, “Vaccination should be given to the entire Indian population”, Adding the press release.
These vaccines are generally funded and are expected to be primarily a global public good. “
Sandra Lott-Fernandez, de Oxfam France
These figures are based on American magazine rankings Forbes They are published by the People’s Vaccine Alliance, a member of Oxfam, which brings together organizations and individuals around the world who are demanding generic vaccines against Kovid. The total wealth of the nine billionaires, $ 19.3 billion, “All low-income countries will be able to be vaccinated 1.3 times”, who “Only 0.2% of the world’s vaccines are available, especially due to the large number of available doses.”, According to Oxfam. “These vaccines are generally funded, and should be primarily a global public good.”, Said Sandra Lott-Fernandez of Oxfam France “Immediate end to these monopolies”.
The European Commission on Wednesday assured the European Union പരമായ creative The WTO is expected to assess the removal of anti-Kovid vaccine patents demanded by Washington, but will first suggest measures to rapidly increase production. The day before, international organizations attending a summit on African economies in Paris, European countries, and other continents called for the removal of patents on anti – Kovid vaccines. But “Key members of the G20, particularly the UK, Germany and the United States, continue to block initiatives to remove property barriers.” In vaccines, Oxfam is condemned, a “Ambiguous location” France on this subject.