COVID-19 Resources for Global Employers

The Asinta Partnership is continually updating the latest global COVID-19 information for multinational employers which you can access from this page.

The information presented on this site is current as of the date initially posted; and, because matters related to COVID-19, the vaccine, and compliance measures are changing so quickly, it may not be current as of the date you read it. While the information gathered here is from Asinta global partners who are subject matter experts in their respective fields, this information is not meant to be a substitute for individual legal or medical advice, or as a substitute for advice in your specific situation.

COVID-19 Vaccine Decision Framework for Global Employers

Multinational employers should answer six critical questions before designing plans to support employees in getting the COVID-19 vaccine in any given country.

Employment Law

Can employers mandate vaccines in the country or not?

Culture

What is the cultural attitude towards taking the vaccine?

Eligibility

Who is eligible to get the vaccine and when?

Distribution

Which government or healthcare agencies control the distribution of the vaccine?

Delivery

Where will people be able to receive the vaccine?

Who pays for the vaccine?

Asinta Knowledge

India COVID-19 Employer Resources

People over 60 and people ages 45-59 with co-morbidities can get the vaccine at designated hospitals as of  March 1st. The cost of the vaccine... Read More

UAE COVID-19 Employer Resources

The measures to tackle COVID-19 in the Middle East have succeeded in flattening the curve and limiting the spread of the virus. The number of... Read More

UK COVID-19 Employer Resources

The UK government has not legislated to make the vaccine compulsory. The element of choice in deciding whether to have a vaccine presents employers with... Read More

Montenegro COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to Balkan Insight, “After receiving the first batches of the vaccine acquired by Brussels, EU member states in Central and Eastern Europe on Sunday... Read More

South Korea COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to a (first-person) report released on February 5, 2021, in the Guardian, an asymptomatic person who tests positive for COVID-19 goes to a government-sponsored... Read More

Spain COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to a January 27, 2021 report from ABC News, “Amid another COVID-19 surge, Spanish health authorities are running out of vaccines and have been forced... Read More

Colombia COVID-19 Employer Resources

Colombia is in tune with the world situation due to COVID-19 and has worked to obtain vaccines from different suppliers such as Janssen, Pfizer, AstraZeneca.... Read More

Australia COVID-19 Employer Resources

The Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine is approved for use in Australia, with the roll-out hopefully to start in February. Refer to this document to understand the government’s... Read More

Canada COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to the Canadian government’s COVID-19 website, “Everyone who lives in Canada will have access to a safe, effective, and free COVID-19 vaccine in 2021.... Read More