A health worker prepares a syringe with the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 14. Photo: AP
A health worker prepares a syringe with the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 14. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Joe Biden pledges to donate 500 million more vaccine doses to other countries

  • The move will double US donations to over 1.1 billion doses, still far short of the 5 billion to 6 billion doses needed by poorer countries
  • The additional Pfizer shots will be made in the US and shipped to low and lower middle-income countries starting in January

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A health worker prepares a syringe with the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 14. Photo: AP
A health worker prepares a syringe with the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 14. Photo: AP
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