LAfrican Union member states will receive an additional 10 million doses of Astrogenogen and Pfizer vaccines against Govt-19 over the next three months., Monday, Elysee and the African Union in a joint statement.
Vaccines will be allocated and distributed under the auspices of the African Fund. Method for global access to the vaccine against Govit-19 (Kovacs), Refer to the same sources.
The Awadh initiative is a group purchasing mechanism to procure enough vaccines to meet at least 50% of the requirements for African Union member states. The initiative is being carried out in close collaboration with the Kovacs mechanism, which is trying to provide the remaining 50% through donations.
The Awadh initiative is being funded on behalf of the African Union member states by the African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the United Nations Economic Forum (ECA) and the Bank of Africa Import-Export (Afreximbank). Buy vaccines.
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“Adequate vaccines have already been procured under this initiative to vaccinate 400 million African countries or one-third of the African population by September next year.”, Point to the same sources.
“The French government will further enhance these efforts and make progress in fulfilling its commitment to share at least 60 million doses of vaccines by the end of 2021.”
Thanks to this new partnership with the Awadh effort, “The French government will further enhance these efforts and make progress in fulfilling its commitment to share at least 60 million doses of vaccines by the end of 2021.”, Says lysée.
During the G7 summit last June, the French president wanted the G7 to recognize the target of 60% of vaccinated Africans by the end of March 2022. “All its parts”.