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QUOTED. 28 April 2020. Peter Hatchett.

Executive Summary

The World Health Organization has launched a global push to speed development of diagnostics, vaccines and treatments that will help tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s how Peter Hatchett, chief executive of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), explains the project’s benefits. 

“Everyone must have access to the tools and countermeasures – including vaccines – that we will develop through the [Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT)] Accelerator. By bringing together the collective strengths, resources and expertise of the institutions that will contribute to the ACT Accelerator we can end this pandemic together.” – Peter Hatchett, chief executive, CEPI

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