UN-backed COVAX mechanism delivers its 1 billionth COVID-19 vaccine dose

Asha Bajaj
2 min readJan 19, 2022

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COVID-19 vaccines delivered through the COVAX Facility arrive in Tanzania. Image credit: UNICEF/Daniel Msirikale

With a 1.1 million jab delivery in Rwanda this weekend, the World Health Organization’s multilateral initiative to provide equal access to vaccines for all reached the one billion milestones.

Along with the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), the…

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