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# covax - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Ireland to donate up to three million vaccines to Covax initiative
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Ireland to donate up to three million vaccines to Covax initiative

Dec 14th 2021, 10:25 PM 14,508 Views 14 Comments

The Minister for Health made the announcement today.

# covax - Monday 29 November, 2021

Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria
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Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria

Nov 29th 2021, 5:24 PM 24,481 Views 34 Comments

The vaccination rate in Nigeria is currently below 2%.

# covax - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Ireland to donate at least one million vaccines to Covax initiative
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Ireland to donate at least one million vaccines to Covax initiative

Sep 15th 2021, 3:29 PM 7,990 Views 15 Comments

The Covax programme aims to supply poorer countries with vaccines from wealthy nations.

# covax - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Irish people donate over one million vaccines to world's poorest countries
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Irish people donate over one million vaccines to world's poorest countries

Aug 12th 2021, 10:10 AM 34,371 Views 47 Comments

“We have been simply blown away by the incredible gratitude and solidarity for others that people in Ireland have shown.”

# covax - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

South African firm to make the first Pfizer Covid vaccines in Africa next year
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South African firm to make the first Pfizer Covid vaccines in Africa next year

Jul 21st 2021, 10:00 PM 12,958 Views 8 Comments

Production will begin in 2022 and doses will be distributed among Africa’s 54 countries.

# covax - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Joe Biden announces international Covid-19 vaccine sharing plan
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Joe Biden announces international Covid-19 vaccine sharing plan

Jun 3rd 2021, 8:27 PM 12,320 Views 7 Comments

The US has said it plans to share 80 million vaccine doses globally by the end of this month.

# covax - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Vaccination progress 'could be reversed' unless UK and others share surplus vaccines
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Vaccination progress 'could be reversed' unless UK and others share surplus vaccines

May 12th 2021, 7:01 AM 32,519 Views 15 Comments

Experts have suggested that new variants could potentially escape the protection afforded by the vaccines.

# covax - Monday 3 May, 2021

Moderna to provide 500 million vaccine doses for Covax programme
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Moderna to provide 500 million vaccine doses for Covax programme

May 3rd 2021, 7:10 PM 49,518 Views 16 Comments

The advance purchase agreement comes just days after the World Health Organisation announced emergency approval for the vaccine.

# covax - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

India is suffering its worst pandemic surge with 130,000 daily infections
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India is suffering its worst pandemic surge with 130,000 daily infections

Apr 13th 2021, 8:55 AM 17,650 Views 0 Comments

Experts say that missteps stemming from the belief that the pandemic was “over” are coming back to haunt the country.

# covax - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines
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Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines

Feb 24th 2021, 5:15 PM 30,751 Views 21 Comments

Ghana is among 92 countries that will receive vaccines for free through the initiative.

# covax - Friday 19 February, 2021

EU to double funding to €1 billion for vaccine rollout in poorer countries
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EU to double funding to €1 billion for vaccine rollout in poorer countries

Feb 19th 2021, 12:50 PM 9,187 Views 28 Comments

US President Joe Biden is also set to introduce significant funding for Covax.

# covax - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Poll: Should Ireland give their spare doses to other countries after at-risk groups are vaccinated?
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Poll: Should Ireland give their spare doses to other countries after at-risk groups are vaccinated?

Feb 10th 2021, 8:21 AM 49,485 Views 121 Comments

WHO’s Dr David Nabarro told the Oireachtas yesterday that vaccine access “should not be on the basis of geographical location or nationality”.

# covax - Friday 22 January, 2021

WHO agrees deal to supply initial 40 million Covid vaccine doses to poorer countries
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WHO agrees deal to supply initial 40 million Covid vaccine doses to poorer countries

Jan 22nd 2021, 10:46 PM 18,148 Views 18 Comments

“We still have a lot of work to do, but the light at the end of the tunnel continues to grow brighter,” the WHO chief said today.