A global campaign to fund the development of vaccines and therapies against COVID-19 has so far raised 9.5 billion Euros, Ursula von der Leyen, the Head of the European Commission said.
“Great result, reaching 1st milestone of Globar Serponse pledging marathon led by EU Commission. Since 4 May, governments, institutions, foundations & individuals have donated €9.5 billion to fight coronavirus. A world living up to solidarity! Stay tuned, more will follow on Thursday,” Ursula von der Leyen said on Twitter.