A New Era of Vaccine Sovereignty in Africa Beckons

BY: Robert Agyarko – Africa launched a new era of vaccine sovereignty this week, when government and industry leaders convened in Addis Ababa to map out a vaccine manufacturing strategy for the continent.¬† At the meeting, the AU announced a partnership with the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations to establish five vaccine production sites (one …

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Robert Agyarko

Robert Agyarko Aspen New Voices Fellow 2021

Robert Agyarko started working on development issues with the Centre for the Development of People in Ghana following a year spent in the deeply rural Afram plains of Ghana, where he experienced levels of poverty, deprivation and a lack of access to adequate services.¬†This ignited spurred hin to find ways to contribute to poverty alleviation, …

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