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- In the intro, mention the demand for TRIPS waiver for ensuring the access to Covid-19 vaccines by all.
- In the body mention the challenges in ensuring the TRIPS waiver. Next, mention India’s leadership through the Vaccine Maitri programme which worked on the premise that “no one is safe until everyone is safe”. Through this initiative, India could supply more than 65 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to about 100 countries. Besides, India also provided critical medicines, diagnostic kits, ventilators and personal protective equipment to more than 150 countries.
- Conclude by mentioning that it’s high time for the global community to act collectively and urgently to address one of the most pressing global health challenges impacting humanity.