70 percent of the adult population in the EU are fully vaccinated – Outside Views Europe

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92sCFCya1pw"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]the eu reached a decisive milestone on tuesday 70 of the adult population are now fully vaccinated this means that over 256 million adults in the eu have received a full vaccination the union strategy of working together is paying off and putting europe at the forefront of the global fight against covet 19 however the pandemic is not over and more needs to be done said commission president was la fonda line and she said i call on everyone who can be vaccinated to do the same we must also assist the rest of the world with vaccination europe will continue to support its partners particularly the low and middle income countries in this effort seven weeks ago the commission's goal of providing member states with sufficient doses of vaccine before the end of july was achieved ahead of schedule so that seventy percent of the you adult population could be fully vaccinated and that's what we have now eu health commissioner stella curiaquida said our efforts to promote vaccination across the eu continue unabated in particular we will continue to support those member states that continue to face challenges we have to close the immunity gap the gate for the incursion of new virus variants and that is only possible if vaccination is faster than the new variants emerge vaccinating all target groups quickly and fully in europe and around the world is vital to containing the effects of the pandemic the eu has led the multilateral response it exported half of the vaccines made in europe to other countries in the world and the other half was made available for its own citizens team europe has raised nearly 3 billion euros for the kovacs facility to help secure at least 1.8 billion doses of vaccine for 92 low and middle income countries to date more than 200 million vaccine doses have been delivered to 138 countries through the kovacs initiative in addition team europe aims to donate at least 200 million doses of vaccine secured under the eu purchase guarantee to low and middle income countries by the end of 2021 in particular as part of the eu's efforts to distribute the vaccines through the kovacs initiative given the threat of new variants it is important to ensure that sufficient vaccine including adapted vaccines is available in the years to come that's why the commission signed a new contract with bayern tech pfizer on may 20th to supply 1.8 billion doses of vaccine between the end of the year and 2023 for the same reason the commission also made use of the option for 150 million doses under the second contract with modern member states have the option to resell or donate vaccine doses to countries in need outside the eu or through the covex facility which contributes to equitable vaccine access around the world further contracts can follow this is the eu's common insurance policy against future waves of covet 19. having a safe and effective vaccine is the best way to beat the coronavirus and get back to normal the european commission has worked tirelessly to secure doses of potential vaccines that can be shared with everyone so far they achieved this with up to 4.6 billion doses of covet-19 vaccines negotiations are also currently underway about additional doses the commission is also working with industry to increase vaccine manufacturing capacities at the same time the commission has started to address the problem of new virus variants so that effective vaccines against these variants can be rapidly developed and produced on a large scale the hera incubator helps to respond to this threat and i'll see you in my next video peace<br><!-- wp:image {"id":1776,"sizeSlug":"large","linkDestination":"none"} -->rn<figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img class="wp-image-1776" src="https://en.videoencontexto.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/70_percent_of_the_adult_population_in_the_EU_are_fully_vaccinated__Outside_Views_92sCFCya1pw.jpg" alt="70 percent of the adult population in the EU are fully vaccinated – Outside Views Europe" /></figure>rn<!-- /wp:image -->[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

70 percent of the adult population in the EU are fully vaccinated – Outside Views Europe

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