Think Tanks et al

Think Tanks et al

Accessed 3 Apr 2021
Future Development
For greater vaccine equity, first fix these misconceptions
Philip Schellekens
Friday, April 2, 2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
“Vaccine Passport” certification — Policy and ethical considerations
Mark Hall and David Studdert
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Center for Global Development [to 3 Apr 2021]
April 2, 2021
A Global Pandemic Needs A Global Response: US Contributions to COVID Relief
The American Rescue Plan—the massive COVID-19 relief package recently signed into law—has featured in plenty of headlines. While the vast majority of the nearly $1.9 trillion package is allocated to domestic relief and response, the legislation provides nearly $11 billion in supplemental international affairs spending. We dug in to see how this new injection of funding compares to emergency foreign assistance provided under previous pandemic-related legislation and share some areas we hope to see USAID and the State Department prioritize as they work to put the new money to good use.
Erin Collinson and Jocilyn Estes

March 30, 2021
The Indirect Health Effects of COVID-19: Emerging Findings from Kenya, the Philippines, South Africa, and Uganda
Much of the initial COVID response focused on limiting cases and deaths, without sufficient attention to the broader indirect impacts. A new CGD series investigates.
Carleigh Krubiner et al.
Chatham House [to 3 Apr 2021]
Accessed 3 Apr 2021
Culture notes: Jabs that started a vaccine fight
Catherine Fieschi on how the world fell out trying to counter a pandemic
The World Today
2 April 2021

Accessed 3 Apr 2021
Upcoming Event
Trusting a Covid-19 Vaccine: What’s Next?
April 9, 2021

Africa’s Global Reset: Foreign Relations in a Post-Pandemic Era
March 31, 2021


Kaiser Family Foundation
Accessed 3 Apr 2021
March 30, 2021 News Release
Vaccine Monitor: 6 in 10 Adults Have Either Gotten a COVID-19 Vaccine or Want To “as Soon as Possible;” “Wait and See” Group Continues To Shrink
Among Those Who Have Not Been Vaccinated, 3 in 10 Are Unsure if They are Eligible Yet; Hispanic Adults and People with Low Incomes More Likely to Be Unsure The latest KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor report finds enthusiasm for getting a COVID-19 vaccine continuing to grow, with roughly 6 in…

March 29, 2021 News Release
New Analysis Indicates U.S. County Vaccination Rates Do Not Correspond to COVID-19 Impact Thus Far
An analysis of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 vaccination data from 72% of all counties in the U.S. shows that counties classified as having “low” COVID-19 community transmission (cases and positive tests) levels have an average vaccination rate greater than the rate in counties with “high” community…
World Economic Forum [to 3 Apr 2021]
Accessed 3 Apr 2021
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