President Biden’s Meeting with President Cyril Ramaphosa

June 13, 2021 | Cornwall, United Kingdom

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. yesterday met with President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa on the margins of the G7 Summit. They discussed the U.S.-South Africa bilateral relationship and underscored the need to expand global COVID-19 vaccine supply and to cooperate on climate goals in Africa and on other bilateral and regional issues. – White House Statement

“I welcome the support of US President Biden for a TRIPS waiver to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are urging leaders at the G7 Summit to support a time-bound and limited waiver to expand the global supply of COVID-19 vaccines and medicines.” – President Cyril Ramaphosa tweet