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15:36
15:36

UNICEF Signs Agreement for Supply of 220m Single Dose COVID-19 Vaccine to Africa African Union

The new agreement implements the Advance Purchase Commitment (APC) signed between the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) and Janssen earlier in March. The agreement secured an option to order another 180 million doses, bringing the maximum access up to a total of 400 million doses by the end of 2022
18:14
18:14

UVRI Boss Moots for Private Sector Inclusion as Africa Pursues Own COVID-19 Vaccine Africa CDC 1 2

Kaleebu who was commenting on the deliberations at the meeting told URN that already UVRI is in early stages of working on a Messenger RNA vaccine but their biggest challenge like elsewhere is having to rely on foreign funding.
11:11
11:11

CDC Unveils COVID-19 Vaccines Pre-Order Programme for Africa African Union

As the programme was being launched on Thursday, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) also announced that the entity will be facilitating payments by providing advance procurement commitment guarantees of up to USD 2 billion to the manufacturers on behalf of member countries.
06:31
06:31

European Union, AU Sign New Partnership to Tackle Epidemics African Union

Extending funding worth 9million euros for The activities and a million euros to cover staffing costs at the Africa CDC, he said the aim is to build capacity not only for handling COVID but also to tackle future health threats on the continent.
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