Day: March 1, 2021

Caribbean leaders want improved access to COVID vaccine


1st elected as prime minister in 2015, Keith Rowley, won a new general elections in Trinidad and Tobago on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. He is at present the chairman of the Caribbean Community regional bloc recognized as CARICOM

Govt of Trinidad and Tobago

The 15-member Caribbean Community Friday termed for good, clear and equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, noting that some rich international locations have an abundance of provide whilst a lot of poorer nations have not been given a single dose.

“So far, all that we have received are 170,000 doses gifted to a couple nations from the government of India,” mentioned Trinidad and Tobago Primary Minister Keith Rowley, chairman of the regional bloc known as CARICOM. “Barbados and Dominica, who gained these items, graciously shared them all-around to a lot of of us. This was completed by them even as other folks with tens

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