The partnership, to be guided by a Quad Vaccine Experts Group, will expand and coordinate the efforts of the US, Japan, India and Australia to increase vaccine supply and support effective delivery in the Indo-Pacific region.
The partnership will collaborate with multilateral organizations including the World Health Organization and COVAX.
Australia will contribute $100 million for the provision of vaccines and “last-mile” delivery support with a focus on Southeast Asia.
Photo: Quad Leaders’ Summit,13 March 2021.
Photo Credit: Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.