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WHO lists seafarers as a prioritized group for vaccination

A new roadmap from WHO lists seafarers as a prioritized group for vaccination. The International Maritime Organization welcomes the initiative.

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The World Health Organization (WHO) has released its updated guidance for Stage II of the organization's vaccine roadmap. In the update, WHO lists seafarers as a group of transportation workers that should be prioritized.

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) welcomes the decision, according to a statement.

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