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October 28, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Curbing the pandemic while protecting access to essential health services requires an ample supply of vaccine, a functioning, well-funded delivery system, and careful planning.

November 4, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

After earlier calls for transparency in the global deployment of COVID-19 vaccine, we’ve seen progress: in addition to UNICEF’s COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard launched in December 2020, the Task Force on COVID-19 Vaccines, Therapeutics, and Diagnostics – launched in June 2021 – houses a central...

November 5, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM EASTERN TIME (US AND CANADA)

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, many organizations have been using epidemiological and operational modelling to predict the spread of the novel coronavirus as well as estimate the impact of different control measures.


July 13, 2021
Ensuring access, affordability, and equity to essential medicines and other health products is critical to strong health systems. COVID-19 has shown...
June 16, 2021
How much about COVID-19 purchasing agreements is available in the public domain? And how can data sharing and contract publication help policymakers...