Albania COVID-19 Employers Resources

Vaccination program in Albania has started on January consisting of 975 first doses from Pfizer , which were designated  to vaccinate the medical personnel of Covid treatment centers. After that on the beginning of February Albania received some other doses 1170 from Pfizer  and in the end of February 7000 other doses.( were designated  to vaccine the old ages over 80 old ) Meanwhile vaccinating  process is  going very slow ( in total a few number of peoples 6000-7500 ) the government is in negotiation for other  companies for other doses with Pfizer and Astra Zeneca company in order to increase number of vaccinations. At the moment seems the trend of positive cases is higher the trend of vaccination.


COVID-19 vaccine considerations for Albania

  • Can employers mandate the vaccine?
  • Who will control delivery of the vaccine?
    Public health service
  • Who covers the cost of the vaccine?
  • Where will people get vaccinated?
    Large facilities such as sports arenas or stadiums
  • Is there cultural resistance to getting the vaccine?
    A little, because the COVID-19 vaccine is so new

More Information

Unified Information Portal Albania

The US Embassy in Albania

The COVID-19 Health System for Albania


This information is provided by GrECo Group, Asinta's partner in Albania.

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Page last modified: March 8, 2021

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