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WHO dispatches H1N1 vaccines to priority group of 35 poorer nations

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b5555 (Published 21 December 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b5555
  1. John Zarocostas
  1. 1Geneva

    Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, and Mongolia will be the first three countries out of a priority group of 35 poor nations to receive the deliveries of H1N1 pandemic flu vaccines donated by governments and drug companies, a senior World Health Organization official said on 17 December.

    These first deliveries will be followed by shipments to the rest of the 95 vulnerable nations that do not have access to vaccines, said Keiji Fukuda, WHO’s special adviser on pandemic …

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