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Just ten years ago electricity from solar was far more expensive than alternatives. But – as the chart shows – the price declined by 89% since then. How was this possible? And which opportunities does this open up? → This is what my post is about:
The Accra batch is the first shipped & delivered in Africa by the COVAX Facility as part of an unprecedented effort to deliver at least 2 billion doses of #COVID19 vaccines by the end of 2021 - what will be the largest vaccine procurement & supply operation in history.
A book recommendation: @AdamMGrant’s “Think Again,” which makes a compelling case for why learning should be a lifelong habit. Grant argues that we grow by questioning old assumptions and considering new perspectives. I agree!
#COVID19 VACCINE UPDATE: Daily figures on the number of people who have received a COVID-19 vaccine in the UK. As of 24 February, 18,242,873 people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination. Visit the @PHE_uk dashboard for more info: ▶️️
Tune into the @US_FDA ’s Rare Disease Day Virtual Public Meeting on 3/5 to continue to support #RareDiseaseDay 2021. Register to hear stories from members of the #raredisease community and NORD’s VP of #Policy , Rachel Sher. More:
Today, #Ghana became the first country to receive #COVID19 vaccine doses shipped via the COVAX Facility. This is a 𝙝𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙞𝙘 𝙨𝙩𝙚𝙥 towards our goal to ensure equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines globally. #VaccinEquity ➡️
On 23 February, COVAX shipped 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca/Oxford #COVID19 vaccine, from the @SerumInstIndia from Pune, #India to Accra, #Ghana , arriving on the morning of 24 February ➡️ Photo: ©COVAX #VaccinEquity
#COVID19 vaccines are a safer way to build protection. As of February 22, more than 44 million people had received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Of those, over 19 million people had received both doses & are fully vaccinated. More data:
#DYK ? COVID-19 and flu can both cause fever and cough, but shortness of breath is more common wit #COVID19 than flu. Use this chart to learn more about the similarities and differences of COVID-19 and flu. Learn more: .
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Research & Development is concentrated in high-income countries. The Nordic countries are particularly strong: Denmark has the highest rate with 7,500 researchers per million people. Then follow Korea, Sweden, Finland, Singapore, Iceland, & Norway.
We are #InThisTogether to beat #COVID19 - tip 1⃣ Regularly & thoroughly clean your 🙌 with an alcohol-based hand rub 🧴 or wash them with soap 🧼 & water. Staying safe: ✅ protects you ✅ protects others 👉