The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern):
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada supports the Rome Declaration to fight COVID-19 globally.
Trudeau made the remarks this morning at the Global Health Summit, co-hosted by the European Union and Italy.
The declaration is a series of commitments to ensure access to vaccines, expand drug-manufacturing capacity and invest in health systems.
Trudeau noted that Canada has already contributed $1.3 billion to the World Health Organization’s access to COVID-19 tools accelerator.
The Canadian Press was first published May 21, 2021.
The Canadian Press