UNICEF is leading efforts to procure and supply COVID-19 vaccines in what could possibly be the world’s largest and fastest ever procurement and supply of vaccines, as part of the global vaccine plan of the COVID-19 Vaccine Global Access Facility (COVAX Facility) led by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
At the International Press Club, Head of the State Inspection of Sanitary and Epidemiological Surveillance under the Cabinet of Ministers, Chief State Sanitary Inspector of Uzbekistan Nurmat Otabekov told about the plans for antibody testing in the country.
The construction of a 100-bed modern hospital complex has begun on 18 hectares in the military unit, in Samarkand. It will treat various diseases, including infectious ones. It is planned to organize a treatment and resuscitation departments. Housing for medical personnel will be also built.