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Malawi Ready to Store, Distribute Incoming COVID-19 Vaccine: Official

Beijing News 31 Jul 2021
BLANTRYE, MALAWI - Malawi expects to receive more than 600,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine soon ... But officials say that when the new vaccine arrives, demand will be high and Malawi will be prepared ... COVID-19 vaccines arrive to be destroyed, in Lilongwe, Malawi, May 19, 2021 ... Queen Dube is chief of health services in Malawi's Ministry of Health.
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Malawians Line Up for COVID Shots After Expired Doses Were Burned

The Wire 27 Jul 2021
Records from the Public Health Institute of Malawi show that just 43,165 people have received two doses of a vaccine ... The Ministry of Health announced last week that in addition to 192,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine, which arrived Saturday, Malawi expects to receive 119,000 more doses of the same vaccine before the end of the month.
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Vaccine Equity Now: ACT Alliance’s Perspectives on the Global Divide

Reliefweb 27 Jul 2021
ACT members engaged in health care are front line workers in Tanzania, Sudan, Palestine, Democratic Republic of Congo and Indonesia, upholding primary care clinics and running health services, filling gaps in the national health system ... Malawi and South Sudan lack qualified health staff, particularly in rural areas.
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Thousands of Malawians queue for COVID-19 vaccines

Urdu Point 26 Jul 2021
According to the Public Health ... Charles Mwansambo, Malawi's health secretary, told Anadolu Agency that the country will receive about 1.3 million doses of assorted COVID-19 vaccines between July and September as it targets to vaccinate about 10.5 million or 60% of the population.
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Other nations stand to profit if Australia and New Zealand pull out of World Cup

Yahoo Daily News 23 Jul 2021
> ... “I think they’ve underestimated or failed to appreciate the passion the players have for representing their countries, their families and their heritage,” Grant told the PA news agency ... Please click here to do so ... 1 ... 2. Rare tiger cubs identified as two girls and a boy after health check. 3. From Lilongwe to Tokyo for Boniface, Malawi’s judo Olympian ... .
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Comment on Covid vaccine is not an act of charity – but in all our ...

Sierra Leone Telegraph 19 Jul 2021
Recently, the world health organisation reported Sierra Leone, Ghana, Guinea, Comoros, DRC, Malawi, Mauritania, Liberia and others of destroying Covid19 vacine.
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Hope, horror and Covid-19: my 23 years as the Guardian’s health correspondent

The Observer 18 Jul 2021
I had flown to Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi, with excitement in my heart and fear of failure eating at my gut. I’d been the Guardian’s health correspondent for a couple of years, and had written some big stories ... Grace Mathanga, whose plight as an HIV-positive woman in Malawi was highlighted in an article by Sarah Boseley in 2003 ... In Malawi, 2019.
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Malawi Adds More COVID-19 Vaccines in Attempt to Stem Surge

The Wire Network 17 Jul 2021
Health Minister Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda says the extra vaccine is necessary to fill a gap. Health Minister Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda says the COVID-19 vaccines Malawi has added include Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, Sputnik, Sinovac and Sinopharm ... Malawi stopped vaccinating its citizens in June when it ran out of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
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Hope, horror and Covid-19: my 23 years as the Guardian’s health correspondent | Sarah Boseley

The Guardian 17 Jul 2021
I had flown to Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi, with excitement in my heart and fear of failure eating at my gut. I’d been the Guardian’s health correspondent for a couple of years, and had written some big stories ... ....
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Hospitals in Africa are at a breaking point as WHO calls for adherence to Covid protocols

Joy Online 16 Jul 2021
The World Health Organization (WHO) has noted with great concern the rising covid-19 cases in Africa ... Data released by the WHO shows that the continent has recorded 1 million cases in the past month ... 12 countries are named by the Health Organization as witnessing a consistent upward trend. They include Algeria, Malawi, Senegal and Zimbabwe ... Dr ... .
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COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet-MoH- 10 March 2021 [EN/NY]

Reliefweb 12 Jul 2021
Malawi will be using the Oxford /AstraZeneca vaccine, which was tested, proven, and ...
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