Published: July 13, 2021
Gavi announced in a press release that it had signed advance purchase agreements with Sinopharm for its "BBIBP-CorV" inactivated virus vaccine and with Sinovac for its inactivated virus vaccine "CoronaVac".
Published: June 23, 2021
A string of nations across Africa, Asia and other regions have run out of Covid-19 vaccines or are on the brink of doing so, months after receiving first shipments from a global program meant to equitably distribute the lifesaving shots.
Published: June 03, 2021
TOKYO -About US$2.4 billion (S$3.2 billion) and 54 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines were pledged by some 40 world and business leaders on Wednesday (June 2) to the Covax facility, which will give lower-income countries a better shot at protecting themselves.
Published: February 23, 2021
The head of the World Health Organization, or WHO, has called on richer countries not to undermine the United Nations-led COVAX program, which supports a global equitable sharing of COVID-19 vaccines, and to ensure poorer countries do not miss out on available doses.
Published: February 19, 2021
The White House is throwing its support behind a global push to distribute coronavirus vaccines equitably, pledging $4 billion dollars to a multilateral effort the Trump administration spurned.
Published: January 27, 2021
SINGAPORE - Some 145 to 150 million doses of coronavirus vaccines could be delivered in the first quarter of this year to countries in the Covid-19 Vaccine Global Access (Covax) scheme - the first milestone in the initiative's plan to secure nearly two billion doses by the end of the year.
Published: December 08, 2020
Myanmar is due to get a Covid-19 vaccine only for 20 percent of its population in 2021 under the COVAX programme and all doses will not come at a one time, said the Union Minister for Health and Sports during the meeting (2/2020) of the COVAX National Coordinating Committee – CNCC on December 5.