COVAX calls for urgent action to close the vaccine equity gap. Read more 👇
Clarification on NK vaccine answer, per a WH spokesperson: We have made clear to DPRK our willingness to provide them COVID-19 vaccines through existing mechanisms like covax. We did so as recently as last week. Regarding China, we offered vaccines to China to provide to DPRK.
@AminaJMohammed reports on the latest results of the reinvigorated @UN development system to achieve the #GlobalGoals , including support to 💉 Deliver 1.4B #COVID19 vaccines through COVAX 💧 Provide 16M people access to safe water services
COVAX has delivered its 1.5 billionth COVID-19 vaccine with the arrival of more than 2.2 million doses to Tanzania ✈️ 🌍 In total, 145 countries have received vaccines through #COVAX . We thank all COVAX donors that helped make this possible!
WHO’s emergency use listing procedure assesses the quality, safety and efficacy of #COVID19 vaccines as a prerequisite for COVAX vaccine supply. It also allows countries to expedite their own regulatory approval to import & administer COVID-19 vaccines.
So far, Kim has rebuffed vaccines from global alliances such as COVAX, leaving much of his population unprotected.
The @WHO Director-General has said that deals between some high-income countries and manufacturers of COVID-19 vaccines are undermining its COVAX initiative by reducing the number of doses it can purchase. Read more:
Thank you Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya for announcing India will resume crucial COVID vaccine shipments to COVAX in Oct. This is an important development in support of reaching 40% vaccination target in all countries by the end of the year: WHO DG Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
BREAKING NEWS❗ The UK will donate 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines within the next year, including 5 million in the coming weeks. This donation is in addition to the UK's £548m of funding for COVAX & our support for the development of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.
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