There’s a growing and dangerous divergence between rich and poor countries in terms of access to COVID-19 vaccines, therapeutics, and diagnostics tools. In the face of new variants, this continues to have significant negative impacts on the health, wellbeing, and livelihoods of people living in the poorest countries – and we are already seeing the harmful implications for the global economic recovery.
Despite efforts to date, significant gaps persist in the current international response that must be identified and resolved. The international community must step up its response by:
Better coordination and engagement – supported by the right data and analysis – is needed. One goal of the MLT dashboard is to illuminate specific gaps—not just globally but also at the country level—and identify targeted solutions to close these gaps.
So, what are some of the key gaps and indicators that this database presents?See More