This is the panorama of sustainable development in 2021
2020 was a tough year. Almost every country suffered various political, economic and social changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2021 it is important that countries make decisions that allow them to look forward to a better future. This could be achieved through the balance between the economic, social and environmental dimensions.
Given the urgency to develop a vaccine against COVID-19, the “Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator” initiative was created in April 2020, which seeks to bring together various actors whose financial contribution will allow research for the development of an effective vaccine. More than 170 countries of all income levels are participating in the project, which seeks to benefit the most vulnerable countries.
How can an equitable distribution of the vaccine, especially within developing countries, be guaranteed? The creation of the COVAX mechanism answers this question, enabling a support system to assure a fair distribution.
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Latin America and the Caribbean countries are going through a difficult time due to the COVID-19 pandemic and have seen the need to adopt proactive policies to meet the Sustainable Development Goals and guarantee economic and social well-being. Each of these measures must maintain or return stability in the medium and long term.
According to this document from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, in a context of global contraction, Latin America and the Caribbean is the most affected region in the developing world by the crisis derived from COVID-19. This article explains what economic growth will be like in the LAC countries during 2021.
Green Recovery means evolving towards sustainable, environment friendly economies, and the well-being of the population. Cepei participated in the XXII Forum of Ministers of the Environment of LAC Forum of Ministers of the Environment of LAC to comment on their speeches.
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