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Poorer nations could get access to Pfizer vaccine after WHO approval – Peeblesshire News

The World Health Organisation has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for emergency use.

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The World Health Organisation has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for emergency use, meaning poorer countries may soon get access to the jab already available in Europe and North America.
Every country that has a drug regulatory agency will have to issue its own approval for any Covid-19 vaccine but countries with weak systems usually rely on the WHO to vet the shots.
The global body said late on Thursday that the decision to issue its first emergency use validation for a Covid-19…

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