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Assessing Country Readiness for COVID-19 Vaccines : First Insights from the Assessment Rollout (English)

The global COVID-19 vaccination campaign, the largest public health initiative ever undertaken, presents challenges unprecedented in scale, speed and specificities, especially in low and middle-income countries. In November 2020, anticipating the availability of safe and effective vaccines for COVID-19, the World Bank together with WHO, UNICEF, the Global Fund, and Gavi rolled out readiness assessments in more than 100 low and middle-income countries. The key insights from the assessments to date present a high-level snapshot of country readiness to deploy COVID-19 vaccines based on initial findings from ongoing assessments in 128 countries.

Details

  • Document Date

    2021/03/01

  • Document Type

    Report

  • Report Number

    157494

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    2

  • Country

    World,

  • Region

    The World Region,

  • Disclosure Date

    2021/03/17

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Assessing Country Readiness for COVID-19 Vaccines : First Insights from the Assessment Rollout

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Assessing Country Readiness for COVID-19 Vaccines : First Insights from the Assessment Rollout (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/467291615997445437/Assessing-Country-Readiness-for-COVID-19-Vaccines-First-Insights-from-the-Assessment-Rollout