A vaccine against Covid-19 could be ready by the end of the year, the head of the World Health Organization(WHO) said today without going into details. WHO Director-General called for solidarity and political commitment from all leaders to ensure equal distribution of vaccines when available.
“We will need vaccines and there is hope that by the end of the year we can have a vaccine.” There is hope, ”Tedros said in a statement closing a meeting of the WHO Executive Board, which reviewed the international community’s response to the pandemic.
“Especially for vaccines and other products in process, the most important tool is the political commitment of our leaders especially in the equitable distribution of vaccines,” he said.
“We need each other, we need solidarity and we need all the energy we have to fight the virus,” said the director general of the World Health Organization.