WHO Wants Less Talk, More Action From Rich Nations on Doses

Oct. 7, 2021, 3:30 PM

The World Health Organization called on countries with high vaccination rates to swap their places in line and prioritize the delivery of Covid-19 shots to lower-income nations.

The WHO set out a strategy for countries to follow to reach a goal to inoculate 40% of the population in every nation in the world by the end of the year, and 70% by mid-2022.

The WHO warned global vaccine efforts are on the “precipice of failure.”
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The health body urged countries with high vaccine coverage to change their vaccine delivery schedules for the coming months to make room for Covax, which will ensure countries in need can receive doses and catch up. ...

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