COVAX has donated 12,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to the Maldives.
COVID-19 Vaccines Global Access, abbreviated as COVAX, is a global initiative aimed at equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines led by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, the World Health Organization, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, and others.
Maldives today received 12,000 doses of COVID vaccine. Moreover, COVAX previously donated 100,000 syringes to the Maldives as part of the initiative.
Maldives mass vaccination program is considered to be one of the most successful programs in the world.
Maldives has vaccinated more than 151,000 individuals so far.