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Health

Oxford vaccine best option so far, gov’t argues

Brazil inked a $100 million agreement with AstraZeneca-Oxford, which also includes the transfer of technology for the production of vaccine in Brazil.

Militares trabalham na desinfecção da estátua do Cristo Redentor antes de sua reabertura em meio ao surto da doença do coronavírus (COVID-19), no Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 13 de agosto de 2020. REUTERS / Ricardo Moraes
Health

Christ the Redeemer to undergo disinfection before reopening

“Christ the Redeemer, who always welcomes everyone in a special manner, deserves our best, the best of our institutions for the well-being of all of our visitors,”  said Father Osmar, rector at the Christ the Redeemer Sanctuary.

Fiocruz inaugura Unidade de Apoio ao Diagnóstico da Covid-19 no Rio
Health

Brazil’s COVID-19 case tally reaches 3.16 million

The epidemic has reached nearly all of the country, with diagnoses notified in 5,485 of Brazil’s 5,570 municipalities—the equivalent of 98.5 percent. F

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Health

Favela Observatory denounces structural racism in impact of COVID-19

The study shows that the highest number of fatal cases is observed in districts where black and brown people add up to over 60 percent of the population.

Missão brasileira embarca com toneladas de material a Beirute
International

Brazil mission sends 6 tons of humanitarian aid to Lebanon

The Brazilian government is also supporting the country through the National Risk and Disaster Management Center (Cenad) and the National Space Research Institute (Inpe), which continue to collaborate in the process of putting together maps with satellite images of Beirut for emergency post-disaster mapping activities.