How does the COVID-19 vaccine work?

Getting the world vaccinated against COVID-19 is our best shot at ending this pandemic. That’s why we’re working with UNICEF South Africa to address low vaccination rates across Africa – starting in South Africa.

As part of this project, we’re sharing weekly fact sheets with our South African youth reporters via WhatsApp groups. Armed with the facts, they’ll be able to confidently take to the airwaves to respond to their communities questions and concerns. But first, we need to respond to theirs.

For every fact sheet we share, our youth reporters have the opportunity to share their thoughts and questions with us via voice note, which we edit together and respond to – radio style!

This was fact sheet one: