UAE values the G20’s role, under the Saudi Presidency, in mitigating the Impacts of COVID-19 and boosting trade

Emirates News Agency | Nov 21, 2020 at 6:59 PM
  • During a virtual panel discussion held today titled “G20 to Reconnect the World”, on the sidelines of the G20 meetings in Riyadh, Reem Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation Affairs, expressed her appreciation to the Saudi G20 Secretariat for its extraordinary work throughout this challenging year, where it used the G20 Platform to promote international cooperation and coordinate a global response to COVID-19.
  • In her Speech, Al Hashemy emphasised the importance of the human solidarity and communication, stressing that throughout the COVID-19 crisis, the world had to come to terms with the fact that it had become a global village with shared resources.
  • Within this framework, the UAE maintained a close contact with its partner countries and international organisations in order to share experiences and harness the full potential of frontline workers in responding to the novel COVID-19 virus, and assuring the delivery of the essential aid and medical supplies.