Vaccination of children carried out safely Health

Vaccination of children carried out safely

The vaccination of children aged between five and under 12 years old have been carried out safely in many localities over the past few days and no incidents have been recorded so far.
PM askes for efforts to complete COVID-19 vaccination for children Health

PM askes for efforts to complete COVID-19 vaccination for children

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked for stronger efforts to import COVID-19 vaccines to complete the target of giving second shots to children aged from 12-18 years old within April and children from 5 to under 12 years old within the second quarter of this year, enabling them to go to school safely.
Measures sought to ensure safety for students when schools reopen Society

Measures sought to ensure safety for students when schools reopen

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam had a working session with leaders of the Ministry of Health and the People’s Committee of Hanoi to discuss responses in the situation when COVID-19 infections are detected in schools in the context of Hanoi beginning to re-open schools.
No COVID-19 vaccination for children yet until its safety is proved: WHO expert Health

No COVID-19 vaccination for children yet until its safety is proved: WHO expert

Available evidence suggests that children are less at risk of severe illness and death from COVID-19 infection compared with other groups. However, it is necessary to teach children basic preventive measures including keeping a safe distance, avoiding mass gatherings, wearing masks properly, and regularly washing their hands, a World Health Organisation expert has said.