As countries in the Global North make steady progress towards inoculating their populations, and the US reports excess stockpiles of vaccines; the vast majority of people in middle and low income countries do not have access to Covid-19 vaccines at all. The unfolding surge in India, which was expected to be the principal supplier of vaccines to the world, has further stymied efforts to fight off Covid-19. Where do different countries stand on vaccine access? What is vaccine diplomacy, and who is doing it? Join Professors Biswas and Parris for a discussion on the global ramifications of the race to end the pandemic.
Join us on Zoom on Thursday, May 13 at 3 pm: https://wwu-edu.zoom.us/j/98928902863