Is the world up to the challenge of mass COVID-19 vaccination?

Small vials of the COVID-19 vaccine.

The COVID-19 vaccine's inclusive, safe and sustainable distribution to health workers, at-risk groups and eventually everyone will test global supply chains. Image: Unsplash

Margi Van Gogh
Head, Transportation and Logistics Industries, World Economic Forum
Ludwig Hausmann
Partner, McKinsey & Company
Christoph Wolff
Lecturer, University of Cologne
Detlev Mohr
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company
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Projections show largest intercontinental flows of vaccine to Asia (except India and China) and Africa.
Africa and Asia (excluding India and China) are expected to be the largest importers of the vaccine. Image: World Economic Forum
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Graph shows air cargo capacity is down in all continents around the world.
Charter flights could counteract the constrained global air cargo capacity if funding is made available. Image: World Economic Forum.
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