COVID-19 vaccination in Haiti

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Haiti is one of the few countries in the world which is yet to vaccinate its citizens against COVID-19 as of June 2021.[1] The Haitian government is yet to accept the free Oxford–AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines offered by U.N backed COVAX due to safety and logistical concerns.[1] The U.S. government has said that it would donate a portion of its six million doses for Haiti.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ a b "Coronavirus wave takes Haiti, yet to begin vaccinations, by surprise". Reuters. 2021-06-09. Retrieved 20 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Haiti fights large COVID-19 spike as it awaits vaccines". AP NEWS. 2021-06-09. Retrieved 20 June 2021.
  3. ^ "U.S. to send vaccines to Latin America, Caribbean as COVID cases and deaths are surging". Retrieved 20 June 2021.