Anti-Covid vaccine, agreement approved – A $ 4 million commitment!
The Parliamentary Committee on Economy approved the agreement with the Gavi alliance, for participation in the global structure of access to COVID-19 vaccines, aiming to provide the vaccine when it will be ready. The Chairwoman of the Commission, Milva Ekonomi said that Albania’s participation in this agreement enables the procurement of a certified and safe vaccine.
Meanwhile, according to representatives of the Ministry of Health, participation in this alliance enables a vaccine at a lower price.
Through this agreement, Albania undertakes to pay about 4 million USD, a payment that is non-refundable. The COVAX Facility is an international mechanism that coordinates the resources and demand for the COVID-19 vaccine with the production capacity of this vaccine. Initially, all countries will be supplied with sufficient doses to cover 20% of the population. For Albania, the number of doses reaches 1,140,000, where the most at risk categories will be vaccinated with 2 doses.
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