The WHO has published the draft “COVID-19 Vaccines: Safety Surveillance Manual” for public consultation. Comments and suggestions shall be sent to, no later than 13 November 2020, 12 PM CET.

This COVID-19 vaccine safety surveillance manual has been developed upon recommendation and guidance of Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety (GACVS) members, as well as by experts incorporating current and available information critical to all stakeholders when COVID-19 vaccines will be introduced.

Such manual provides relevant guidance prior to, during and after COVID-19 vaccine introduction for governments, global, regional and national staff from immunization programmes, regulatory authorities, partners and pharmacovigilance centers as well as marketing authorization holders.

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