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People's Vaccine

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2022

JUST A QUARTER OF PFIZER’S COVID-19 TREATMENT ORDERS WILL GO TO DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

Released on 21 November 2022.

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PANDEMIC TREATY TEXT SHOWS NEGOTIATIONS “AT A CROSSROAD” CAMPAIGNERS SAY

Released on 18 November 2022.

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AUTUMN STATEMENT REACTION: AFTER CEMENTING AID CUTS, UK CAN CLAW BACK TATTERED INTERNATIONAL REPUTATION WITH ACTION ON COVID MEDICINES”

Released on 17 November 2022

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G20 URGED TO “FACE UP” TO GLOBAL COVID-19 CHALLENGES, AS RICH COUNTRIES STILL MONOPOLISE VACCINE SUPPLY

Released on 16 November 2022.

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G20 COMMUNIQUE REACTION: “TALK IS CHEAP” ON GLOBAL COVID-19 RESPONSE

Released on 16 November 2022

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BIG PHARMA MAKING A POWER GRAB FOR THE NEXT PANDEMIC, CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS WARN

Released on 18 October 2022

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GLOBAL COVID-19 RESPONSE ABANDONED PEOPLE IN LOWER-INCOME COUNTRIES, REPORT FINDS

Released on 26 August 2022

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MODERNA OMICRON VACCINE: RICHEST COUNTRIES HOARDING VACCINES AGAIN, CAMPAIGNERS SAY

Released on 15 August 2022

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MODERNA Q2 EARNINGS: PANDEMIC HAS BEEN A “LUCRATIVE SMASH AND GRAB OPERATION”, CAMPAIGNERS SAY

Released on 3 August 2022

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STATEMENT ON A WHO CONVENTION, AGREEMENT OR OTHER INTERNATIONAL INSTRUMENT ON PANDEMIC PREVENTION, PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE

Released on 18 July 2022

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MAJOR HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANISATIONS WELCOME UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION ON ACCESS TO MEDICINES

Released on 11 July 2022

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G7 REACTION: PLATITUDES ON COVID-19 EQUITY RING HOLLOW, CAMPAIGNERS SAY

Released on 28 June 2022

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G7 VACCINES FAILURES CONTRIBUTE TO 600,000 PREVENTABLE DEATHS

Released on 25 June 2022

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WTO VACCINE DEAL: “A TECHNOCRATIC FUDGE AIMED AT SAVING REPUTATIONS, NOT LIVES” SAY CAMPAIGNERS

Released on 17 June 2022

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WTO MUST NOT “MAKE A BAD SITUATION WORSE” WITH VACCINE IP DEAL

Released on 10 June 2022

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WTO COVID NEGOTIATIONS COULD REVERSE PRECEDENT THAT PUBLIC HEALTH COMES BEFORE IP, EXPERTS WARN

Released on 9 June 2022

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RESPONSE TO WTO TRIPS WAIVER ‘OUTCOME’

Released on 3 May 2022

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GLOBAL ACTIVISTS MOBILIZE FOR A PEOPLE’S VACCINE DURING PHARMA AGMS

Released on 28 April 2022

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130+ LEADING VOICES CALL FOR AN END TO VACCINE MONOPOLIES AFTER TWO YEARS OF PANDEMIC

Released on 11 March 2022

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COVID-19 DEATH TOLL FOUR TIMES HIGHER IN LOWER-INCOME COUNTRIES THAN RICH ONES

Released on 3 March 2022

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EU SET TO BIN 25 MILLION MORE VACCINE DOSES THAN IT HAS DONATED TO AFRICA THIS YEAR

Released on 16 February 2022

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2021

 

RICH COUNTRIES HAVE RECEIVED MORE VACCINES IN RUN-UP TO CHRISTMAS THAN AFRICAN COUNTRIES HAVE ALL YEAR

Released on 24 December 2021

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2021

 

FAILURE TO VACCINATE THE WORLD CREATED PERFECT BREEDING GROUND FOR OMICRON, SAY CAMPAIGNERS

Released on 6 December 2021

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PFIZER, BIONTECH AND MODERNA MAKING $1,000 PROFIT EVERY SECOND WHILE WORLD’S POOREST COUNTRIES REMAIN LARGELY UNVACCINATED

Released on 6 November 2021

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PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES AND RICH NATIONS DELIVERING JUST ONE IN SEVEN OF THE DOSES PROMISED FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

Released on 21 October 2021

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VACCINE MONOPOLIES MAKE COST OF VACCINATING THE WORLD AGAINST COVID AT LEAST 5 TIMES MORE EXPENSIVE THAN IT COULD BE

Released on 29 July 2021

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COVID VACCINES CREATE 9 NEW BILLIONAIRES WITH COMBINED WEALTH GREATER THAN COST OF VACCINATING WORLD’S POOREST COUNTRIES

Released on 20 May 2021

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TWO-THIRDS OF EPIDEMIOLOGISTS WARN MUTATIONS COULD RENDER CURRENT COVID VACCINES INEFFECTIVE IN A YEAR OR LESS

Released on 30 March 2021

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RICH NATIONS VACCINATING ONE PERSON EVERY SECOND WHILE MAJORITY OF THE POOREST NATIONS ARE YET TO GIVE A SINGLE DOSE

Released on 10 March 2021

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MONOPOLIES CAUSING “ARTIFICIAL RATIONING” IN COVID-19 CRISIS AS 3 BIGGEST GLOBAL VACCINE GIANTS SIT ON SIDELINES

Released on 5 February 2021

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2020

 

CAMPAIGNERS WARN THAT 9 OUT OF 10 PEOPLE IN POOR COUNTRIES ARE SET TO MISS OUT ON COVID-19 VACCINE NEXT YEAR

Released on 9 December 2020

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MORE THAN 140 WORLD LEADERS, EXPERTS AND ELDERS HAVE MADE AN UNPRECEDENTED CALL FOR GUARANTEES THAT COVID-19 VACCINES, DIAGNOSTICS, TESTS AND TREATMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE TO EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE

Released on 14 May 2020

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