Tell the UK government to stop blocking global south access to Covid-19 vaccines

Rich countries are hoarding Covid-19 vaccine doses while millions of people in the global south are left unprotected from this deadly pandemic.

It’s a vaccine apartheid, and it’s costing people’s lives.

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This gross inequality isn’t just a moral outrage – it’s a risk for all of us. If we let coronavirus spread, it could mean new Covid-19 variants that current vaccines can’t beat.

But there’s a solution. If patents were suspended and pharma companies shared their know-how, vaccines could be made in huge quantities – so there’s enough for everyone.

Right now, our government is blocking calls to suspend vaccine patents during the pandemic. So we need to ramp up the pressure to make them change their minds.

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Make a covid-19 vaccine accessible to all

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