About: vaccine export mechanism

Coronavirus 26-03-2021

EU leaders cautiously back vaccine export controls, claim to be world’s main exporter

EU leaders have unanimously endorsed the European Commission's mechanism to authorise the export of vaccine doses outside Europe before shipment, taking credit for being the main world vaccine exporters so far.
Coronavirus 04-03-2021

Italy denies authorisation to ship AstraZeneca shots to Australia

After having informed the European Commission and received its go-ahead, Italy has blocked a shipment of 250,000 doses of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine directed to Australia.