Schallenberg Delighted About Delivery of Vaccinations to Ghana

Lifestyle & TravelHealth ♦ Published: February 25, 2021; 15:15 ♦ (Vindobona)

The international COVAX initiative shows its first remarkable success. 600,000 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine by AstraZeneca were delivered to West Africa, specifically to Ghana. Austria's Foreign Minister, an active supporter of COVAX, emphasizes the importance of cooperation and solidarity in the fight against the pandemic.

The Covid-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca has been delivered to Ghana through the COVAX initiative. / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Gencat / CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0) Public Domain Dedication

Thanks to the international COVAX initiative, 600,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine have now been delivered to Ghana for the first time.

This makes the West African country the first in the world to benefit from this international effort to ensure equitable vaccine distribution. …