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MEXICO: Early steps on vaccination belie challenges to come

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The government is touting its achievement as the first Latin American country to begin vaccinating its population against Covid-19; the first vaccinations of frontline medical personnel started on 24 December using the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. The government has also signed a series of large-scale vaccine contracts, including with AstraZeneca, CanSino Biologics, and via the Covax initiative. Yesterday, 4 January, the local Cofepris regulator approved the AstraZeneca vaccine for emergency use. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) has a special interest in ensuring a speedy vaccination c
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