EP 04 Global Vaccine Inequality

Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout had a bumpy start, but it now leads the world with the largest share of any country’s population having received first doses.

Globally, the picture is much different. Vaccine inequality is rampant. What are the impacts for countries without reliable, safe and affordable access to vaccines?

How should this reality affect our global pandemic response? Has Canada’s response to this challenge measured up?

CCPA’s Senior Trade Researcher Stuart Trew and Siham Rayale, Oxfam Canada Scholar and Policy Specialist, unpack what it would take to ensure vaccines for all.

Find out more:

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives: https://policyalternatives.ca

Oxfam Canada: https://www.oxfam.ca/