“All over the world, the Covid-19 pandemic and its many health-related, economic and social consequences are taking their toll on us.” Chancellor Angela Merkel shared at a pandemic preparedness side event at the #G20 virtual summit
After being lauded for its response to Covid-19 after Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government flattened the curve this spring, Germany is now grappling with more than 10,000 daily coronavirus infections, the most it has seen since the outbreak started.
As Germany registered another record number of COVID-19 infections, Chancellor Angela Merkel called on young people to "do without a few parties now in order to have a good life tomorrow."
In a world that’s more connected than ever, global coordination against COVID-19 is important. That’s what I spoke about with Chancellor Angela Merkel on our call today. Read a summary here:
German Chancellor Angela Merkel quarantined after doctor tests positive for COVID-19