Press release: Access to Covid-19 vaccination only for the rich

Press release:  Access to Covid-19 vaccination only for the rich

Press release Access to Covid-19 vaccination only for the rich The pandemic will not be over until everyone can get vaccinated. However, this is not the case: a group of rich countries representing only 13% of the world’s population has reserved more than half of the global vaccine doses. By contrast, UN Secretary-General António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres underscores that „no one is safe from COVID 19 until everyone has had a vaccine“ and warns against vaccine nationalism. An application to the World Trade Organization (WTO), submitted by South Africa and India and supported by more than 100 other member states, is intended to to facilitate production of and access […]