17 octombrie 2021

Pope asks pharmaceutical companies to release patents for COVID-19 vaccines


Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Pope Francis appealed to pharmaceutical companies to drop their patents on COVID-19 vaccines to make them more widely available in poor countries.Francis made his remarks Saturday during a 38-minute speech delivered via video link to the World Meeting of Popular Movements, which brought together social justice movements from around the world, reports America magazine , a Catholic-focused publication.AdvertisementThe first pope from Latin America, Francis pointed out that only 3 [...]