Don't vaccinate kids, give doses to Covax: WHO Chief Tedros Ghebreyesus appeals to richer countries
14 May 16:14 · Free Press Journal
Don't vaccinate kids against COVID-19, but give doses to COVAX: WHO chief
GENEVA: The WHO urged wealthy countries Friday (May 14) to stop vaccinating children against COVID-19 and instead donate doses to poorer nations, ...
14 May 23:23 · CNA
Don't vaccinate kids, but give doses to Covax: WHO chief
World Health Organization director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus voiced outrage that a number of rich countries were now vaccinating children and teenagers, while poorer states had barely begun vaccinating health workers and the most vulnerable groups.
14 May 00:00 · ewn.co.za
'Reconsider vaccinating children, donate to Covax,' says WHO chief as he warns against 'deadliest year'
The WHO chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has warned the world that the second year of the pandemic will be deadlier than the first one. "In January, I spoke about the potential unfolding of a moral catastrophe," Tedros said in a press conference. "Unfortunately, we're now witnessing this play out. In a handful of rich countries, which bought up the majority of the supply, lower-risk groups are now being vaccinated."
14 May 02:49 · WION