Indonesia Highlights: Indonesia Officially Disbands the FPI | Indonesia Receives Additional 1.8 Million Vaccines From Sinovac | Jakarta Prepares Facilities for Mass Vaccinations

December 31, 2020, 05.27 AM

Minister of Health Budi Gunadi Sadikin agreed with Retno. “The 50 million doses of the [Covid-19] vaccine from Astra Zeneca and Novavax will give the public room to choose the vaccine that is best suited for them,” he said.

The government has procured 371 million Covid-19 vaccines through 2022. The authorities aim to inoculate at least 181 million Indonesians to achieve herd immunity against Covid-19.


Jakarta Prepares Facilities for Mass Vaccinations

Jakarta is prepared to lead the way for the rest of Indonesia in mass Covid-19 vaccinations, after Jakarta Governor issued instructions to build infrastructure for the inoculations.

The instructions stipulated “Regional secretaries to coordinate vaccination efforts in their respective areas…and for Regional Financial Management heads to draw up the budget for the vaccinations.”

Anies also ordered the Mayors of Central, South, East, North and West Jakarta and the Regent of the Thousand Islands to "orient the public in their areas about the Covid-19 vaccinations.”

The instructions also called on the Jakarta Health Services to prepare their manpower and supporting facilities for the vaccinations, as well as keep records. Anies and his deputy Ahmad Riza Patria also contracted Covid-19 at the end of November.


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