At a glance: Covid vaccine mandates around the world

그만큼 UK became the latest country to introduce vaccine mandates on Tuesday after the government announced all NHS workers would need to be jabbed by next spring.

Although obligatory shots have been ordered in many other countries, some have balked at the measures and resorted to protests and legal action.

에서 우리, which is struggling with very slow rates of vaccine take-up, the Biden administration’s plans to get US companies with 100 or more workers to vaccinate their staff or bring in regular tests have been opposed by Republicans and trade groups.

On Saturday, ㅏ federal appeals court in Louisiana temporarily halted the vaccine requirement for affected businesses. The administration says it is confident that the requirement will withstand legal challenges in part because its safety rules preempt state laws.

약 4 million federal workers are to be vaccinated by 22 November under the president’s executive order. Some employees, like those at the White House, are nearly all vaccinated. But the rates are lower at other federal agencies, particularly those related to law enforcement and intelligence, according to the agencies and union leaders.

주위에 9,000 New York City municipal workers were put on unpaid leave last week for refusing to comply with a Covid-19 vaccine, while thousands of firefighters had called in sick in apparent protest at the move.

이탈리아 was the first country in Europe to make the Covid-19 vaccine mandatory for healthcare workers, but amid rising cases and a slower vaccination uptake, debate is rising over the possibility of extending the obligatory requirement to other groups.

The deputy health minister, Andrea Costa, said last week the idea of making the vaccine compulsory for some categories was “not taboo”, 첨가: “Let’s face the next few weeks and see what the vaccination data is.”

Italy is hoping to reach its target vaccine coverage of 90% of the population soon. As of Tuesday, 거의 84% of the population aged over 12 had been fully vaccinated. 하나, the country’s controversial health pass, required by all workers to prove vaccination, immunisation or a negative test result before entering the workplace, hasn’t triggered the desired boom in vaccine uptake since being enacted in October.

9월, 국무 총리, 마리오 드라기, mooted the idea of making the vaccine compulsory for the entire population. 화요일에, the former prime minister Romano Prodi said: “When there is a plague, vaccines should be mandatory.”

Demonstrators gathered outside the 뉴질랜드 parliament in Wellington on Tuesday to protest against the government’s vaccine mandates and government lockdowns.

New Zealand has struggled to fight off a highly infectious outbreak of the Delta variant this year, forcing the prime minister, 재신다 아던, to move from a strategy of elimination through lockdowns to living with the virus with higher vaccinations.

멕시코는, Ardern said the country would require teachers and workers in the health and disability sectors to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, and has said restrictions will end only after 90% of the eligible population are inoculated.

While the demonstration was peaceful, many people carried signs and placards with messages such as “Freedom” and “Kiwis are not lab rats” and shouting slogans as they demanded the government roll back compulsory vaccination and lift restrictions.

At the beginning of October, 그만큼 Canadian government said it would require all those working in the federal public service and federally regulated transport sectors to get vaccinated. Any core federal public servants – including members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police – who are unwilling to disclose their vaccination status or to be fully vaccinated will be placed on administrative leave without pay from 15 십일월.

Two months ago, 자격 suspended 3,000 health workers without pay for refusing the Covid vaccine. The health minister, Olivier Véran, said the staff had been notified in writing before the government-imposed deadline to have at least one dose.

Véran said “several dozen” had resigned rather than have the vaccine, but with an estimated 2.7 million health workers in France, “continued healthcare is assured”, 그는 말했다.

Singapore, 그 동안에, has opted for a financial incentive to get people vaccinated, announcing that from 8 12 월, 그것 will no longer pay the Covid-19 medical bills for people “unvaccinated by choice”.

The government currently covers the full Covid medical costs for all Singaporeans, as well as permanent residents and long-term visa holders, unless they test positive soon after returning home from overseas.

It said unvaccinated people “make up a sizeable majority of those who require intensive inpatient care and disproportionately contribute to the strain on our healthcare resources”.

인도네시아 오미크론이 미국 전역에 퍼졌다는 단서를 제공하는 하수 테스트 mandatory vaccination in February, with heavy fines for those who do not comply.

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