‘Unfair and unjust’: experts explain why some countries still don’t have COVID-19 jabs

At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad’s capital, there are no debates over which COVID-19 vaccine is the best. There are simply no vaccines at all. … Read More

‘Unfair and unjust’: why some countries have no COVID-19 jabs at all

At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad’s capital, there are no debates over which COVID-19 vaccine is the best. There are simply no vaccines at all. … Read More

Half of U.S. adults have now received at least 1 jab of COVID-19 vaccine

Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced Sunday, marking another milestone in the nation’s largest-ever vaccination campaign but leaving more … Read More

What should be done with leftover vaccines at Ontario clinics? Experts push for a plan

On Saturday, thousands of people swarmed a Toronto hospital’s website that was believed to be offering leftover vaccines at the end of each day to anyone between the ages of … Read More

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine has ‘tremendous potential’: WHO

The World Health Organization’s vaccine safety panel said on Friday that data from AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 shot do not point to any overall increase in clotting conditions but it would continue … Read More

Britain’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout hit by supply crunch in India

Britain will have to slow its COVID-19 vaccine rollout next month due to a supply crunch caused by a delay in a shipment of millions of AstraZeneca shots from India and the need to … Read More

Here’s why some coronavirus vaccine suppliers say they aren’t selling to provinces

Some of the biggest coronavirus vaccine manufacturers say they are not selling shots to provincial governments because they only want to deal with one contract per country at a time. … Read More

UN chief calls for global plan to overturn ‘unfair’ vaccine access

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres sharply criticized the “wildly uneven and unfair” distribution of COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday, saying 10 countries have administered 75 percent of all vaccinations and demanding a … Read More

Even with new COVID-19 vaccine approvals, rollout won’t increase before April

Even with two new COVID-19 vaccines under regulatory scrutiny, Canada’s vaccine supply is unlikely to increase before April. The country’s rollout currently depends on vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna, both … Read More

Online coronavirus vaccine tool estimates when Canadians will get their shots

As coronavirus vaccines are being gradually rolled out across Canada, one lingering question on most people’s minds is when their turn will come to get the shot. Now, an online … Read More

Long-term care worker is the first person in B.C. to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Tuesday is a big day in B.C., as the first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was administered to a health worker. Nisha Yunus, 64, has worked in the same long-term care home … Read More

Health worker to be first person in B.C. to receive COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday

Tuesday is a big day in B.C., as the first COVID-19 vaccinations will be administered. A front-line health worker in Metro Vancouver will be the first person in the province … Read More

Health worker is the first person in B.C. to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Tuesday is a big day in B.C., as the first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was administered to a health worker. About 4,000 of the 30,000 doses that Canada has received are … Read More

Watch live as Trudeau is expected to talk coronavirus vaccine rollout

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is speaking to reporters today as a decision on whether to approve the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine in Canada looms. He’s slated to appear alongside Procurement Minister … Read More

Trudeau reveals timing of 1st coronavirus vaccines

Canada is expected to receive its first doses of a coronavirus vaccine next week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau revealed Monday. The Pfizer coronavirus vaccine should be approved this week, with … Read More

Canadians worry vaccine won’t come fast enough to stop coronavirus surge: Ipsos

Most Canadians are worried Canada’s vaccine distribution will not happen soon enough to stop soaring COVID-19 case counts and deaths. An Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News found that … Read More

‘Majority’ of Canadians should be vaccinated against coronavirus by September: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a majority of Canadians should be vaccinated against the coronavirus by next September. He cited Canada’s top doctors as he detailed the news from outside … Read More

Trudeau taps former Iraq NATO mission head to lead vaccine roll-out

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has tapped the former head of the NATO mission in Iraq, Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin, to lead the federal government’s COVID-19 vaccine roll-out. This comes on the heels of … Read More

As rich nations prepare for coronavirus vaccine, others could be left behind: experts

As the race for a vaccine against the new coronavirus intensifies, rich countries are rushing to place advance orders for the inevitably limited supply to guarantee their citizens get immunized … Read More

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