Africa faces 470 million COVID-19 vaccine shortfall this year  |

Africa faces 470 million COVID-19 vaccine shortfall this year  |

The international COVAX initiative aimed at guaranteeing global access to the vaccines, recently announced that it was being forced to slash planned deliveries to Africa, by around 150 million doses this year.   The scheme is now expected to deliver 470 million doses through the end of December. These will be enough to protect just 17 per cent of the continent, far... Read More