Covid: Charlize Theron desires fairer distribution of vaccines

Charlize Theron says nations have to begin sharing vaccines if we’re to reach the World Health Organization’s purpose of vaccinating 70% of the planet subsequent yr.

The actress, who has joined the social justice organisation Ford Foundation, desires the World Trade Organization to agree a waiver on vaccine patents – so nations can manufacture their very own jabs.

Speaking to the BBC’s Pumza Fihlani, Theron additionally questioned some nations’ booster programmes, when solely 5% of Africa’s inhabitants has been vaccinated.