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More than half of adults in the EU have had at least one shot


More than half of adults in EU Member States have currently received at least one dose of a corona vaccine.

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen reported this on Twitter.



That equates to 175 million people.

100 million EU residents are already fully vaccinated.

"We are well on our way to achieving our goal of delivering enough doses to vaccinate 70 percent of European adults by next month," said von der Leyen.

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Important milestones: more than half of EU adults have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccines.And 100 million are fully vaccinated already.We are making good progress towards our goal: to deliver enough doses to vaccinate 70% of adults in the EU by next month.

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AuthorUrsula von der LeyenMoment of places11: 41 - June 10, 2021

United Kingdom to donate 100 million vaccines to developing countries


The United Kingdom will donate 100 million vaccines to developing countries, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Thursday evening ahead of the G7 summit that starts Friday in Cornwall, Britain.



He follows the example of the United States, which on Wednesday

reported

that it would donate 500 million vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech to poor countries.

The US vaccines will be distributed through COVAX, the international vaccine program of the health organization WHO.



In total, the G7 countries want to make a billion doses available for vaccination campaigns in developing countries, the

AP

news agency reported on

Thursday.

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People born in 1990 can schedule a corona vaccine


People born in 1990 can

 make an appointment for a corona vaccination on

Thursday 

from 8.30 pm,

says outgoing minister Hugo de Jonge (Public Health).



These people can make an appointment via the website or call the national appointment number (0800-70 70).

They don't have to wait until they receive the invitation to do so.

The injection is made by the GGD, which has 136 locations throughout the Netherlands.

In total, more than 198,000 people were born in 1990. They will receive the invitation letter for the vaccination by post from Friday 11 June.

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