Over 409,500 additional doses of the safe and effective Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Madagascar last night through the COVAX Initiative. Purchased and donated by the US Government, these vaccines are part of the Biden administration’s global efforts to rapidly expand the scope of the vaccine and end this pandemic.
“COVID was a tough enemy, but we have shown it to be tougher because of the power of science and vaccines to prevent illness and save lives,” Biden said in a speech on December 21. I mentioned in.
To date, the United States is sharing Over 350 million COVID-19 vaccines worldwide In particular, it continues to be the largest donor of the COVID-19 vaccine to Madagascar, Johnson & Johnson administers approximately 336,000 times December 6; Approximately 400,000 doses of Pfizer November 25; 336,000 Johnson & Johnson Dose October 25; and Johnson & Johnson Dose 302,750 July 27th.
The Government of the United States is working with the Government of Madagascar to ensure that these vaccines are used and that communities now have access to life-saving support and resources. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) supports Madagascar’s COVID-19 response by supporting infection prevention and control, disease monitoring, supply chain management, public awareness, and vaccination through the USAID ACCESS and IMPACT programs. doing.People can be vaccinated against COVID-19 in hundreds of locations across the country, including: Centers de Santé de Base (CSB), hospital, dedicated vaccinodromes, And Mobile Vaccine Clinic.
According to the Ministry of Health, health professionals are administering the Pfizer vaccine at 13 vaccination sites in Antananarivo.
- HJRA Ravoahangy
- HJRB Befera Tanana
- Balear Stadium
- Green Stadium Anaramahizzi
- Andrahalo UN Vaccine
- Ancatoso University
- CSB Andoharanofotsy
- CSB Tanjom Bato
- CSB Ankara Obato
- CSB Anoshizato
- CSBs Cité Itaosy
- Itaosy Hopitaly
- CSBs Talata Volonondry
For other vaccination sites, please visit the following website. USAID website Download the Malagasy Guide for COVID-19 Vaccine.
The US Government will work closely with the Government of Madagascar, such as “mpirahalahy mianala,” to protect public health and build a safer and safer world against the threat of infectious diseases.
Distributed by the APO Group on behalf of the US Embassy in Madagascar and Comoros.
Coronavirus-Madagascar: US Donates Over 409,500 Pfizer? COVID-19 vaccine dose to Madagascar
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