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Aviso LatAm: COVID-19May 7, 2022
Aviso LatAm: COVID-19 May 7, 2022
“Staggering inequality” is the core factor behind the region’s disproportionate COVID-19 deaths according to a new Amnesty International report. LAC accounts for 8.4 percent of the global population and 28 percent of coronavirus mortality.
Aviso LatAm: COVID-19May 27, 2021
Aviso LatAm: COVID-19 May 27, 2021
On May 21, Latin America and the Caribbean’s COVID-19 death toll surpassed one million. Almost 89 percent of deaths occurred in five countries: Brazil (44 percent), Mexico (22 percent), Colombia (8 percent), Argentina (7 percent) and Peru (7 percent).
Aviso LatAm: COVID-19Apr 24, 2021
Aviso LatAm: COVID-19 April 24, 2021
Argentine lab Richmond manufactured and sent a batch of 21,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine to Moscow to obtain approval. If greenlighted, the lab will start mass production of the vaccine in June in its Buenos Aires plant. This would be the first sight of regional production of the Russian vaccine.