COVID GAP Accountability Report Issue 11
October 5, 2022: COVID GAP Accountability Report Issue 11
Key Changes and Insights Since Previous Report:
Each ACT-A pillar has received additional funding, yet all remain underfunded as the ACT-A fiscal year ends.
Spain has contributed $16 million to the World Bank’s financial intermediary fund for pandemic prevention and preparedness.
Generic molnupiravir from Hetero Labs in India has received WHO prequalification.
The United States is decreasing the number of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine doses it will purchase to donate to other countries from 1 billion to 600 million doses.
Senegal reports that 83.45% of their 60+ population has received a full course of COVID-19 vaccination, up from 35.88% two weeks ago.
Since the last data update, Somalia and Central African Republic have had the greatest changes in percent of the population fully vaccinated and daily vaccination rate, but still modest (e.g., less than 1% change in population fully vaccinated).
There has been an increase in the number of COVID-19 booster doses administered across all income levels in the last two weeks.