|Author (Corporate)||European Council|
|Publisher||General Secretariat of the Council|
Summary of the participation of the President of the European Council Charles Michel at the Special Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, which was held on 3-4 December 2020.
The President of the European Council proposed the elaboration of an international Treaty on Pandemics, in the framework of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Mr Michel argued that an international treaty would enable the international community to better anticipate, prepare for and manage future pandemics.
Charles Michel listed a number of areas such a treaty could address:
|Subject Tags||Multilateral Relations, Public Health|
|International Organisations||United Nations [UN]|