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Journal Club 2 – Only 3% of population in COVAX countries to get vaccine

Video stimulating discussion of a magazine headline about vaccine inequity

Welcome back to our weekly Journal Club on media reporting. Please watch the video, look at the front page and enter the discussion below.

This week’s article highlights vaccine inequity. How do you feel seeing some countries securing enough vaccines for only 3% of the population whilst others have more than enough for everyone?

What are the risks to the global pandemic response to not making vaccines available as widely and fairly as possible?

Download the ‘City press front page’ PDF file for a better view of the headline.

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