In the Bolivian Amazon, COVID-19 Vaccines Keep Communities Safe | UNICEF USA

The Yuqui community live deep in Bolivia’s Amazon, but that hasn’t kept them safe from communicable diseases like tuberculosis, which kills 10 percent of the population every year, according to UNICEF Bolivia’s Keyla Ávila. Now the arrival of COVID-19 poses a new threat to this vulnerable indigenous group.

Source: In the Bolivian Amazon, COVID-19 Vaccines Keep Communities Safe | UNICEF USA