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The first batch of COVID vaccines touched down in South Africa in February 2021. Health workers were the first to get a jab under the Sisonke study. But even before the country had bought any jabs, our reporters were writing about the logistics and the politics of the project. If you want to know how well the vaccines work, how the different jabs compare or what it takes to create a vaccine from research, to regulation, to rollout, you’re at the right place.
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October 5, 2021
When empathy meets evidence: Tackling COVID vaccine hesitancy in SA
September 6, 2021
Why South Africa stopped making vaccines
May 6, 2021
Vaccine history: What can we learn from measles?
March 26, 2021
COVID-19: What happens if some countries don’t vaccinate?
February 25, 2021
Young or old: Who should get a COVID-19 jab first?
November 24, 2020