COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
The United States continues to work with GAVI and the African Union to ensure that as many vaccines are delivered as quickly as possible throughout Africa, including July 17’s delivery of 453,600 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses in Ethiopia through COVAX.
We are proud to announce that 1,210,550 more COVID-19 vaccine doses were delivered to Ethiopia on August 2 in partnership with COVAX, Gavi, and the African Union. The United States continues to lead global efforts to save lives.
On September 23, the U.S. delivered 655,200 additional doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to Ethiopia, via Gavi COVAX and the African Union. We have now donated over 2.5 million doses to the people of Ethiopia and are committed to defeating this pandemic one delivery at a time.