Low-income countries have received just 0.2 per cent of all COVID-19 shots given |

Source link Although more than 700 million vaccine doses have been administered globally, richer countries have…

COVID-19 equitable vaccine scheme reaches more than 100 countries and economies |

Source link The first delivery of lifesaving jabs arrived in Ghana on 24 February. Announcing the…

Migrants left stranded and without assistance by COVID-19 lockdowns  |

Source link According to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the first year of the pandemic saw more…

‘Plausible’ link between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, WHO committee says |

Source link The opinion by the subcommittee of WHO’s Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety (GACVS)…

COVID-19: WHO chief outlines five ‘vital changes’ to address inequities |

Source link “While we have all undoubtedly been impacted by the pandemic, the poorest and most…

Dispelling misinformation, countering vaccine hesitancy vital to beat COVID-19, countries affirm |

Source link More than 181 Member States voiced support for the text entitled “The Political Declaration…

COVID-19: AstraZeneca vaccine benefits still ‘largely positive’ |

Source link Dr Rogério  Pinto de Sá Gaspar, Director for Regulation and Prequalification, was responding to…

Clarity still needed on effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine passports, says UN health agency |

Source link “At this stage, we would not like to see vaccination passports as a requirement…

COVID-19 lays bare social inequality says UN chief, as COVAX doses top 36 million |

Source link Highlighting the inequalities and injustices that have been apparent throughout the pandemic, Secretary-General António Guterres…

How can we vaccinate the world? Five challenges facing the UN-backed COVAX programme |

Source link Vaccines are a key part of the solution to ending the COVID-19 pandemic and,…