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So far, this Andean country has received over 3 million Sputnik V, Pfizer, and AstraZeneca vaccines.
On Wednesday, Bolivia's President Luis Arce announced the purchase of 6 million Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines, which will allow the vaccination campaign to be extended to people who are over 18 years of age.
After the arrival of the first delivery of the Chinese vaccines on July 10, Bolivia will receive one million doses every ten days. "These supplies are essential to accelerate mass vaccination nationwide," Arce stressed.
So far, this Andean country has received over 3 million Sputnik V, Pfizer, and AstraZeneca vaccines, which require two doses to produce an efficient immunization.
In the next 15 days, about 1 million free-of-charge Johnson & Johnson vaccines will arrive to Bolivia through the COVAX mechanism.