GENEVA, Nov 13 (Reuters) - The head of the GAVI vaccine alliance expects to hold talks with the incoming team of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden about collaborating with the COVAX global facility, which has been set up to provide COVID-19 vaccines to poorer countries. GAVI chief executive Seth Berkley, speaking to reporters on Friday, noted that Biden had set up a task force on the pandemic, adding they are “believers in science”.
The Trump administration did not join the facility. (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay; Editing by Alexander Smith)
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