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EU-Canada research and innovation teamwork key in global COVID-19 fight

By Brice de Schietere      

On balance, all conditions are in place to maximize our joint efforts and continue to lead together in the fight against COVID-19. It's another opportunity for Canada and the EU to work more closely than ever.

On May 4, the EU joined forces with Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, Norway, Japan, and Saudi Arabia, to host the launch of a high-level pledging conference, the Coronavirus Global Response Initiative, writes Brice de Schietere. Image courtesy Pixabay

It seems like a lifetime ago that we were going about our everyday business and then, suddenly, we found ourselves in the middle of a health and human crisis of exceptional scale and speed.

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