Describing the Covid-19 pandemic as a litmus test for global solidarity, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the world needs to frame an inclusive, sustainable and holistic post Covid-19 recovery plan for expansion of trade, business and investment for the common prosperity.
“We need an inclusive, sustainable and holistic recovery plan for shared prosperity. In order to ensure sustainable and equitable order after the pandemic, we need whole-of-the-world approach now,” she said while addressing the Qatar Economic Forum on Tuesday on the virtual platform.
In her recorded video message, the Prime Minister placed a six-point suggestion to frame post-COVID-19 economic recovery plan for shared prosperity.
The three-day event began on Monday under the slogan “New Horizons for Tomorrow” with more than 100 world leaders, diplomats, academics and businessmen delivering video messages.
In her address, Sheikh Hasina urged the international community to take immediate collective and concerted actions together to mitigate impact of Covid-19 pandemic through expanding trade, business and investment for the common prosperity.
Stressing the need for taking ambitious climate action to meet the goal of the Paris Agreement, she suggested for targeted international support to revitalize global trade and export earnings.