Vaccinate poorer nations or risk everything, new report calls for $250m COVAX spend

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated October 11 2021 - 12:19am, first published October 10 2021 - 6:30pm

As states and territories start to open up after hitting COVID-19 vaccination targets, there's a stark reminder that the pandemic is far from over and everything remains at risk until poorer nations are assisted to also vaccinate populations.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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