The president-elect additionally famous his deep concern for escalating violence in Ethiopia and the danger it poses to civilians, the transition readout of the decision stated
US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday spoke with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as the 2 leaders mentioned the necessity to strengthen their partnership on urgent global issues together with combatting COVID-19, the transition stated.
They additionally talked about constructing resilience to future public well being challenges, confronting the specter of local weather change, addressing humanitarian issues, advancing sustainable improvement, upholding peace and safety, resolving conflicts, and selling democracy and human rights, it stated.
The president-elect additionally famous his deep concern for escalating violence in Ethiopia and the danger it poses to civilians, the transition readout of the decision stated.
Biden additionally spoke with President Alberto Fernandez of Argentina and pledged to work intently with that nation to comprise the COVID-19 pandemic and advance global well being safety, together with by strengthening hemispheric establishments.
He emphasised the necessity for even deeper hemispheric cooperation on advancing financial prosperity, combating local weather change, strengthening democracy, and managing regional migration flows, amongst different shared challenges, the transition stated.
The president-elect additionally acknowledged the importance of His Holiness Pope Francis to the individuals of Argentina and Latin America.
In a separate telephone name with President Carlos Alvarado of Costa Rica, Biden expressed appreciation for that nation’s management on human rights, regional migration, COVID-19, and the specter of local weather change.
He underscored his concern for the individuals of Central America as they search to rebuild from current hurricanes and the challenges related with local weather migration.
The president-elect pledged to deepen the US-Costa Rica partnership based mostly on shared democratic values, whereas additionally advancing a shared imaginative and prescient for regional prosperity and simpler hemispheric establishments, stated the readout.
Biden in a telephone name with President Kenyatta of Kenya conveyed his curiosity in constructing on partnership throughout a spread of issues, together with by tackling the specter of local weather change, supporting refugees and their host communities, and addressing challenges of regional safety and instability.