Anticovid vaccination for children under 12 years of age in Ecuador from October 18 (and other news in a summary to start the day)

On another issue, Assemblyman Ricardo Vanegas considers that the CAL’s resolution was wrong when returning and not processing the Creando Oportunidades project.

The Ministry of Public Health reported that five-year-old infants should receive reinforcements against diphtheria, mumps, tetanus and anti-polio, and after a month they will be vaccinated against the coronavirus. For children between 6 and 11 years old, vaccination will begin this Monday.

On another issue, Assemblyman Ricardo Vanegas (Pachakutik) considers that the resolution taken by the Legislative Administration Council when returning and not processing the project called Creating Opportunities, so there is a risk that it enters through the Ministry of Law.

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With an interval of 28 days, children under 12 years of age will be vaccinated

Photo: EFE

The Ministry of Public Health established the standards to be applied for the coronavirus vaccine to children under 12 years of age. According to Minister Ximena Garzón, the recommendations of countries in which this group is already vaccinated have been taken into account. There will be two population groups: Children between 6 and 11 years old will receive the Sinovac vaccine and those 5 years and older will receive Pfizer. In both cases, it will be two doses separated by an interval of 28 days.

In the Assembly, positions are reactivated by law that was not processed

In the National Assembly, legislators are still discussing the outcome of the urgent project for the Creation of Opportunities initiated by the Executive. Courtesy Photo: AN Team

The possibility that President Guillermo Lasso can send the so-called Opportunities Creation Law to the Official Registry, due to lack of processing in the Assembly, reactivated the positions in the Legislative. Ricardo Vanegas sent a letter on Tuesday to the president of Parliament, Guadalupe Llori, in which he says that the plenary session must know the project and that it should not be returned to the Executive, but rather approve or deny it, and that the term of 30 is passing. days for it.

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