Ursula Von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, confirmed Tuesday that 300 million doses of Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines will arrive in Europe in the second quarter of 2021.
“If approved, further 80 million doses of J&J’s and Curevac vials will be available in Q2. “
“AstraZeneca will provide in coming 2 months 40 million vaccine doses, we expect will make up for cuts seen in Q1.”
“Confirm target to vaccinate 70% of the adult population in Europe by summer.”
Asked if worried that Italy’s political crisis could delay the recovery plan, says “governments working hard, if there are difficulties, we will see.”