"June 1, 2021, the World Health Organization approved the CoronaVac vaccine produced by Sinovac Biotech for urgent use. The WHO confirms that the vaccine meets the international standards of safety, efficiency, and quality. The WHO approvement of CoronaVac vaccine gives the opportunity to issue the international certificate of vaccination for everyone who completed the full course", Lyashko said.
According to him, Ukraine procured 1,913,000 doses of this vaccine. Currently, they inoculate people aged above 65+, low-mobile groups of the population, and those taking care of the handicapped people; the others in this particular group are athletes, teachers, and tutors involved in the external independent testing campaign, the military, the police, the workers of critical infrastructure and those willing to get vaccinated via the Diya digital app.