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Ivory Coast and Ghana start using Covid vaccines provided by a scheme to help poorer nations.Ivory Coast and Ghana start using Covid vaccines provided by a scheme to help poorer nations.

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Healthcare workers in the Ivory Coast city of Abidjan will get Covid vaccinations on Monday. It is the first national rollout of the UN-backed Covax programme – the global vaccine-sharing initiative to help poorer countries control the pandemic. They will be the initial recipients of half a million doses of the AstraZeneca Oxford vaccine. Ghana […]

Ivory Coast to be the first to roll out Covax vaccines - MyJoyOnline.com

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This week’s first vaccinations happen as a further 11 million doses are expected to be delivered this week

First COVID-19 COVAX vaccine doses administered in Africa

Ghana’s president became the world’s first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine from COVAX.Ghana’s president became the world’s first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine from COVAX.

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Fair global agreements, home-grown vaccines and sharing extra doses with poorer nations are all needed if we're to ever emerge from this pandemic.Fair global agreements, home-grown vaccines and sharing extra doses with poorer nations are all needed if we're to ever emerge from this pandemic.

3 ways to vaccinate the world and make sure everyone benefits, rich and poor

3 ways to vaccinate the world and make sure everyone benefits, rich and poor

‘Virus will rebound if we let it,’ UN health agency says in ‘stern warning’ over rise in cases.‘Virus will rebound if we let it,’ UN health agency says in ‘stern warning’ over rise in cases.

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After a 6-week decline, global COVID-19 cases are on the rise again, a worrisome development.After a 6-week decline, global COVID-19 cases are on the rise again, a worrisome development.

COVID-19 cases rebound globally as COVAX immunizations begin in Africa | CIDRAP

Ivory Coast begins its vaccination campaign with COVAX doses | 2021/03/01Ivory Coast begins its vaccination campaign with COVAX doses

Ivory Coast begins its vaccination campaign with COVAX doses | Taiwan News | 2021/03/01

This week, Ghana will begin the implementation of its ambitious plan to achieve herd immunity of its populace against COVID 19 by vaccinating some 17.6 million Ghanaians by the middle of this year, this translating to the requisite 60 percent of the...This week, Ghana will begin the implementation of its ambitious plan to achieve herd immunity of its populace against COVID 19 by vaccinating some 17.6 million Ghanaians by the middle of this year, this translating to the requisite 60 percent of the...

Ghana begins coronavirus vaccinations this week

The first COVID-19 vaccination campaigns in Africa using doses provided by COVAX, a global initiative for equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines, began on Monday in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.

1st COVID-19 vaccinations using doses provided by COVAX begin in Africa: WHO - Global Times

100-year-old man among the oldest vaccine recipients100-year-old man among the oldest vaccine recipients

After months of confinement at home, elderly step out for jab - The Hindu

The first lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo also received a jab, one day before the rest of the 600,000 doses are deployed across the country. The first lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo also received a jab, one day before the rest of the 600,000 doses are deployed across the country.

Ghana, I.Coast administer world's first free Covax jabs

Health care workers in the Ivory Coast on March 1 became the first people in the world to receive COVID-19 vaccines shipped from COVAX.It's an important step toward global health equity

The First Vaccine Doses from COVAX Have Been Administered | Time

R. Kelly reportedly got his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine in January and the second this month, meaning he is now fully inoculated R. Kelly reportedly got his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine in January and the second this month, meaning he is now fully inoculated

R. Kelly 'gets both doses of Covid vaccine' in jail awaiting trial on child sex abuse charges - Irish Mirror Online

Dominic Raab has said Britain should be a "force for good in the world" as he heralded the start of the rollout of vaccines under the Covax initiative.Dominic Raab has said Britain should be a "force for good in the world" as he heralded the start of the rollout of vaccines under the Covax initiative.

Dominic Raab hails UK vaccine role as Covax jabs rolled out in Africa | Evening Standard

What is a dying man’s last wish? Doctors at Hyderabad’s Gandhi Hospital got unique insight into this painful aspect of the Covid-19 pandemic which comWhat is a dying man’s last wish? Doctors at Hyderabad’s Gandhi Hospital got unique insight into this painful aspect of the Covid-19 pandemic which com

Hyderabad: When doctors stood witness to confessions of dying men | Hyderabad News - Times of India

Jaidev Chowdhry, 100, a resident of Hyderabad and ex-entrepreneur, took the first shot at Medicover Hospitals on MondayJaidev Chowdhry, 100, a resident of Hyderabad and ex-entrepreneur, took the first shot at Medicover Hospitals on Monday

100-year-young man gets Covid jab in Hyderabad, says he's keen to have socially active life- The New Indian Express

Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana race each other to get the first injections into arms in West Africa Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana race each other to get the first injections into arms in West Africa

Oxford vaccine pioneer proud as first Covax jabs administered and campaign goes global

The province is dramatically extending the interval between the first and second COVID-19 vaccine doses in a bid to accelerate immunization plans for British Columbians.Younger British Columbians may be able to receive some protection in spring rather than summer

B.C. extends gap between vaccine doses to 16 weeks as rollout accelerates - Economy, Law & Politics | Business in Vancouver

The province is dramatically extending the interval between the first and second COVID-19 vaccine doses in a bid to accelerate immunization plans for British Columbians.Younger British Columbians may be able to receive some protection in spring rather than summer

B.C. extends gap between vaccine doses to 16 weeks as rollout accelerates - Economy, Law & Politics | Business in Vancouver

The BMC (Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation) has written to the Maharashtra government over the glitches and technical issues with Centre’s Co-Win 2.0 portal. BMC said that the issues should be resolved so as to ensure a smooth Covid-19 vaccination drive for senior citizens.The BMC (Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation) has written to the Maharashtra government over the glitches and technical issues with Centre’s Co-Win 2.0 portal. BMC said that the issues should be resolved so as to ensure a smooth Covid-19 vaccination drive for senior citizens.

BMC writes to Maharashtra govt to take up Co-Win glitch issue with Centre - Coronavirus Outbreak News

More African countries to receive Covax vaccines | The New Times | Rwanda

The second phase of the COVID-19 vaccination drive for people above 60 years and those aged 45 and above with comorbidities will begin from March 1.Citizens can register and book an appointment for vaccination, using the Co-WIN 2.0 portal or through other IT applications such as Arogya Setu.Registrations for COVID-19 vaccination on the Co-WIN 2.0 portal will open at 9 am Monday at www.Cowin.Gov.In.

Cowin App Registration: Registration on Co-Win 2.0 portal to start today, here's what you should know

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday became the first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine under the global Covax scheme, as US health workers prepared to distribute nearly four million doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson jab.Covax, a scheme designed to ensure that poorer countries do no...Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday became the first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine under the global Covax scheme, as US health workers prepared to distribute nearly four million doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson jab.Covax, a scheme designed to ensure that poorer countries do no...

World's first COVAX jab injected as US eyes J&J rollout - Raw Story - Celebrating 16 Years of Independent Journalism

Every eligible adult in British Columbia should be able to receive a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by late July after the approval of a new vaccine and a decision to delay second doses.Every eligible adult in British Columbia should be able to receive a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by late July after the approval of a new vaccine and a decision to delay second doses.

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Because Asian states have largely done a good job containing COVID-19, they may not face the same immediate pressures for widespread vaccination campaigns.Because Asian states have largely done a good job containing COVID-19, they may not face the same immediate pressures for widespread vaccination campaigns.

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Details about the next phase of British Columbia's COVID-19 vaccination plan will be announced Monday.Details about the next phase of British Columbia's COVID-19 vaccination plan will be announced Monday.

B.C. set to provide details on vaccination rollout Monday morning - BC News - Castanet.net

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo became the first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine under the global Covax scheme, as US health workers prepared to distribute nearly four million doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson jab.Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo became the first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine under the global Covax scheme, as US health workers prepared to distribute nearly four million doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson jab.

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Jaidev Chowdhary, who is a businessman and a resident of Banjara Hills, received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at the Medicover hospital in the Hyderabad city on Monday.Jaidev Chowdhary, who is a businessman and a resident of Banjara Hills, received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at the Medicover hospital in the Hyderabad city on Monday.

Hyderabad: 100-year-old takes Covid shot

Brushing aside fears around the efficacy of Covid vaccines, a 100-year-old resident from Hyderabad, Jaidev Chowdhry got himself inoculated at Medicover Hospitals.Brushing aside fears around the efficacy of Covid vaccines, a 100-year-old resident from Hyderabad, Jaidev Chowdhry got himself inoculated at Medicover Hospitals.

Centenarian gets vaccinated at Medicover Hospital Hyderabad

Phase 2 expands the populations of people who can receive a COVID-19 vaccine to protect the most vulnerable, protect the health care system, and control outbreaksPhase 2 expands the populations of people who can receive a COVID-19 vaccine to protect the most vulnerable, protect the health care system, and control outbreaks

Here’s what BC’s second phase of COVID-19 vaccine rollouts will look like

Wondering when you are due for vaccine? It's all here.Wondering when you are due for vaccine? It's all here.

B.C. reveals immunization schedule | iNFOnews | Thompson-Okanagan's News Source

In the coming months, we’re going to be able to do all those things that we have been missing for the last year,” Dr. Bonnie Henry said Tuesday.In the coming months, we’re going to be able to do all those things that we have been missing for the last year,” Dr. Bonnie Henry said Tuesday.

Optimism for ‘normal’ summer as B.C. enters phase 2 of vaccine rollout | Globalnews.ca

Vermonters age 65 and older can now register for Covid-19 vaccine appointments. Slots opened at 8:15 on Monday morning. Appointment times are first come, first served. However, the state has reserved enough openings to guarantee each person in this age group a slot. There are now three options for scheduling an appointment: The Vermont Department of Health, Kinney Drugs, and Walgreens. Each has its own registration system. You may choose to schedule an appointment with whichever is most convenient. However, the Health Department has said you should not book an appointment on multiple sites — please pick one. Officials said last week that

Vaccine appointments open to Vermonters 65 and older - VTDigger

Naharnet is the leading Lebanese news destination, breaking the news as it happens!A scientific committee formed by caretaker Health Minister Hamad Hassan on Monday granted emergency use authorization (EUA) to the Chinese anti-Covid vaccine Sinopharm. The committee has been tasked with discussing the registration of vaccines...

Lebanon Authorizes Use of Chinese Vaccine Sinopharm — Naharnet

The federal government, on Monday, asked Nigerians to register for COVID-19 vaccination via the portal of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA).Advertisement Nigeria is expected to receive 3.92m

FG opens portal for COVID vaccination e-registration | TheCable

Read more about First Covid-19 vaccination begins in Africa: World Health Organisation on Business Standard. The first Covid-19 vaccination campaigns in Africa using doses provided by Covax, a global initiative for equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines, began in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, the WHO saidThe first Covid-19 vaccination campaigns in Africa using doses provided by Covax, a global initiative for equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines, began in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, the WHO said

First Covid-19 vaccination begins in Africa: World Health Organisation | Business Standard News

Henry announced on Monday the province will now be spacing out the first and second dose of the vaccine by 112 days.Henry announced on Monday the province will now be spacing out the first and second dose of the vaccine by 112 days.

B.C. says all eligible adults should get first dose of COVID-19 vaccine by end of July | Globalnews.ca

“Our goal is to introduce COVID-19 vaccine in a phased and equitable manner, based on advice of the WHO...," an official said.“Our goal is to introduce COVID-19 vaccine in a phased and equitable manner, based on advice of the WHO...," an official said.

Nigeria launches strategy for effective COVID-19 vaccination

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From Monday, people above 60 years of age will also be able to get the COVID-19 vaccine. From Monday, people above 60 years of age will also be able to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Beneficiaries can either register online on the CO-WIN app or directly walk in at these centres for the shot.Beneficiaries can either register online on the CO-WIN app or directly walk in at these centres for the shot.

Delhi: 136 private hospitals among list of 192 centres for Covid vaccine phase II | Cities News,The Indian Express

While the Covid-19 vaccine will be given for free at government hospitals, private hospitals have been allowed to charge no more than ₹250 per person per dose. While the Covid-19 vaccine will be given for free at government hospitals, private hospitals have been allowed to charge no more than ₹250 per person per dose.

India kicks off 2nd phase of Covid-19 vaccination; Co-Win registration from 9am | Hindustan Times

Some 504,000 Oxford/AstraZeneca jabs arrived in Abidjan on FridaySome 504,000 Oxford/AstraZeneca jabs arrived in Abidjan on Friday

Ivory Coast citizens become first in world to receive Covid vaccines under Covax initiative | The Independent

VICTORIA — British Columbia will extend the time between the first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines to four months as it ramps up its age-based immunization plan to free up doses so all residents could get their initial shot by July.VICTORIA — British Columbia will extend the time between the first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines to four months as it ramps up its age-based immunization plan to free up doses so all residents could get their initial shot by July.

B.C. to offer second dose of COVID vaccine after 4 months - Vancouver Is Awesome