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2.5b people in Earth's 130 poorest countries have not been vaccinated. The 85 poorest countries won't be vaccinated until 2023. The humanitarian cost is unforgivable - and self-defeating, as each infected person is a potential source of new strains.

who.int/director-general/speec

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This is an amazing thread and you should read it.

My only disagreement is in seeing patents as the vaccines' bottleneck. We have open-source vaccines, today, and yet nobody is producing them.

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