Pharmacy vaccine rollout in Ontario leaves hard-hit communities with limited access to vaccines

A month after Ontario began shipping COVID-19 vaccines to pharmacies across the province, CBC News analysis shows some of the worst affected neighborhoods are still waiting while other communities with higher infection rates. weak have a disproportionate number of pharmacies offering injections. The disparity suggests a gap in what the province sees as a key pillar of its immunization program. […]

Moderna to cut vaccine shipments in Canada

Moderna will send significantly fewer COVID-19 snapshots to Canada this month than originally planned as the company grapples with production issues at its facilities in Europe, Public Services and Procurement Minister Anita said. Anand, on CBC News Friday morning. The company was set to ship an additional 1.2 million doses to Canada this month, but that shipment has been reduced […]

Canadian Medical Association launches ‘urgent’ call for unprecedented action to fight pandemic

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has launched a plea for a number of “unprecedented” measures to deal with the rising number of COVID-19 in many provinces across the country. In a press release on Friday, the CMA said it wants national resource pooling, national collaboration between provinces and territories and more restrictive public health measures. “The CMA calls for provincial […]

Kanadalı ormancılık şirketleri, ABD Çevre Grubu’ndan gelen eleştirilerin çok basit ve yanıltıcı olduğunu söylüyor

Kuzeybatı Ontario’da faaliyet gösteren en büyük üç ormancılık şirketi, Ontario ve Quebec’teki ABD merkezli bir çevreci ağaç kesme uygulamaları grubunun eleştirilerinin “çok basit ve yanıltıcı” olduğunu söylüyor. Uluslararası kar amacı gütmeyen Doğal Kaynaklar Savunma Konseyi (NRDC) tarafından bu ay yayınlanan bir rapor, analizinin üç şirkete odun tedarik eden fabrikalara dayandığını söyledi: Resolute Forest Products, Domtar ve Aditya Birla Group. Rapor, […]

Gateshead replaces Rabat for Diamond League season opener

This year, the Diamond League will open in Britain for the first time, with Gateshead replacing Rabat as the season’s first host city, organizers said on Friday. The season kicks off on May 23 at Gateshead International Stadium after the event in the Moroccan capital has been canceled due to coronavirus restrictions. This was among several announced schedule changes. Gateshead […]

Coronavirus: What’s Happening in Canada and Around the World on Friday

The last: Ontario’s cabinet is expected to resume meetings on Friday to discuss imposing new restrictions after the province reported its highest daily number of COVID-19 cases. “Sadly, our situation is dire,” Dr. Barbara Yaffe, the province’s deputy chief medical officer of health, said Thursday after the number of confirmed infections reached 4,736, with 29 additional deaths. Ontario Science Council […]

Tokyo Olympics Director Again Says Event Will Not Be Canceled

The Tokyo Olympics official was once again forced to assure the world that the postponed games will open in just over three months and will not be canceled despite the surge in COVID-19 cases in Japan on Friday. . During a press conference, the chairman of the organizing committee, Seiko Hashimoto, was asked whether there were any conditions under which […]

Hong Kong democratic leaders sentenced to prison terms amid crackdown

Nine of Hong Kong’s leading democracy advocates were sentenced to prison terms on Friday for staging a march during the 2019 anti-government protests that sparked an overwhelming crackdown from Beijing. Among those convicted are the city’s so-called “father of democracy”, Martin Lee, as well as pro-democracy media mogul Jimmy Lai. They were convicted earlier this month of organizing and participating […]

After false starts and supply problems, Canada’s vaccination campaign progresses

The nationwide vaccination campaign to vaccinate adults against COVID-19 is now well underway after a series of false starts and severe supply disruptions. Almost four months to the day after the first injections of Pfizer were given to a small group of healthcare workers in Toronto, provinces and territories have now administered approximately nine million doses of the three licensed […]