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COVID-19: WHO warns against developing vaccine passports;

— fears it will create inequities

WHO warns against developing vaccine passports, fears it will create inequities

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The World Health Organization warned against developing vaccine passports for fear it will create inequities in society. The U.S., U.K. and the European Union are considering introducing a digital passport.

Covid vaccine: Rumours thrive amid trickle of pandemic facts – BBC News

By Tulip Mazumdar – Global health correspondent – 01 December 2020

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Experts are advising how people can identify reliable vaccine information online

With a number of potential vaccines for Covid-19 now imminent, there are increasing concerns that misinformation online could turn some people against being immunized.

The World Health Organization (WHO) says the world’s not only fighting the pandemic, but also what it calls an “infodemic” – where an overload of information, some of it false, makes it difficult for people to make decisions about their health.

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