With another 100,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine arriving in the country yesterday, Australia has so far provided 560,000 doses to Fiji.
Australian High Commissioner to Fiji, John Feakes they will continue to work together to reach their target of providing 1 million doses to Fiji.
71.5% of the target population have now received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine while 14.7% of the population are now fully vaccinated.
Kristy Atkinson (Manager Freight 🇦🇺) on the ground in @SydneyAirport overseeing the loading of vaccines on our SYD-NAN flight. ✌️🏿🇫🇯— Fiji Airways (@FijiAirways) July 22, 2021
Please follow @MOHFiji for all the latest updates on vaccination drives around #Fiji and @NadiAirport for the #drivethru option tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/nAvW9AwgB2
This means that 419,673 people have received the first dose in the country while 86,505 people have received both doses.
Fiji’s target population for vaccination is 586,651 adults.
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