Within the program, Ukraine will get 1,776,000 doses of AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine, including the production of Serum Institute of India. Besides, Ukraine will be provided with 117,000 doses of Pfizer/BioNTech.
The indicative schedule of drugs supply is from February until March and April-May.
COVAX program implemented by the World Health Organization has an aim to extend the access of 92 poor countries to Covid-19 vaccines.
Meanwhile, the vaccination from Covid-19 has started in Ukraine on February 24. The first person to receive the vaccine was Yevhen Horenko, a resuscitator at the Cherkasy Regional Hospital. The vaccination is held all over Ukraine.
As we reported, President Zelensky was vaccinated against coronavirus during a working trip to the Donbas conflict area. Besides, Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov vaccinated, as well as Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Lyashko.